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Gracilaria foliifera var. angustissima (Harvey) W.R.Taylor 197

Publication details
Gracilaria foliifera var. angustissima (Harvey) W.R.Taylor 197: 230

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Gracilaria is Gracilaria compressa (C.Agardh) Greville.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gracilaria tikvahiae McLachlan

Basionym
Gracilaria multipartita var. angustissima Harvey

Type information
Type locality: Providence, Rhode Island: Prof. Bailey, Mr. S.T. Olney. Longbranch, New Jersey: Miss Morris. Charleston: Harvey (Index Nominum Algarum).see above;

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), leaf-bearing.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Gracilaria foliifera var. angustissima W.R. Taylor 1940: 193 ? - (9 Jun 2016) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
McLachlan, J. (1979). Gracilaria tikvahiae sp. nov. (Rhodophyta, Gigartinales, Gracilariaceae), from the northwestern Atlantic. Phycologia 18: 19-23.

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Friedlander, M. & Dawes, C.J. (1984). Studies on spore release and sporeling growth from carpospores of Gracilaria foliifera (Forsskål) Børgesen var. angustissima (Harvey) Taylor. I. Growth responses. Aquatic Botany 19: 221-232.
Friedlander, M. & Dawes, C.J. (1984). Studies on spore release and sporeling growth from carpospores of Gracilaria foliifera (Forsskål) Børgesen var. angustissima (Harvey) Taylor. II. Photosynthetic and respiratory responses. Aquatic Botany 19: 233-241.
Lapointe, B.E. & Ryther, J.H. (1979). The effects of nitrogen and seawater flow rate on the growth and biochemical composition of Gracilaria foliifera v. angustissima in mass outdoor cultures. Botanica Marina 22: 529-537.

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