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Agarophyton chilense (C.J.Bird, McLachlan et E.C.Oliveira) Gurgel, J.N.Norris et Fredericq 2018

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gracilariales
Family Gracilariaceae
Subfamily Gracilarioideae
Tribe Gracilarieae
Genus Agarophyton

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Agarophyton chilense (C.J.Bird, McLachlan et E.C.Oliveira) Gurgel, J.N.Norris et Fredericq
X Region, Chile, intertidal area. 21 Mar 2002. Dirk Schories. © Dirk Schories (dirk.schories@gmx.de).

Agarophyton chilense (C.J.Bird, McLachlan et E.C.Oliveira) Gurgel, J.N.Norris et Fredericq
Chile; dring plants on foreshore. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).

Agarophyton chilense (C.J.Bird, McLachlan et E.C.Oliveira) Gurgel, J.N.Norris et Fredericq
Chile. Cultivated plants. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).

Agarophyton chilense (C.J.Bird, McLachlan et E.C.Oliveira) Gurgel, J.N.Norris et Fredericq
Chile. Cultivated plants. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).

 

Gracilaria chilensis C.J.Bird, McLachlan & E.C.Oliveira Chile. Cultivated plants
© Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za)

Publication details
Agarophyton chilense (C.J.Bird, McLachlan et E.C.Oliveira) Gurgel, J.N.Norris et Fredericq in Gurgel & al. 2018: 8 (as 'chilensis' )

Published in: Gurgel, C.F.D., Norris, J.N., Schmidt, W.E., Le, H.N. & Fredericq, S. (2018). Systematics of the Gracilariales (Rhodophyta) including new subfamilies, tribes, subgenera, and two new genera, Agarophyton gen. nov. and Crassa gen. nov. Phytotaxa 374(1): 1-23.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Agarophyton.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gracilaria chilensis C.J.Bird, McLachlan & E.C.Oliveira

Basionym
Gracilaria chilensis C.J.Bird, McLachlan & E.C.Oliveira

Type information
Type locality: Penco, southeastern corner of Bahía Concepción, VIIIth Region, Chile (Bird, McLachlan & Oliveira Filho 1986: 2929). Holotype (female): Hector Romo; 1 September 1982; Intertidal. NRCC 9131 (a) (Bird, McLachlan & Oliveira Filho 1986: 2929). Notes: Isotypes: NRCC, 9131b (male), 9131c (tetrasporangial).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Gracilaria chilensis C.J.Bird, McLachlan & E.C.Oliveira 1986

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Lyra, D. de M., Iha, C., Grassa, C.J., Cai, L., Zhang, H.G., Lane, C., Blouin, N., Oliveira, M.C., Nunes, J. M de C. & Davis, C.C. (2021). Phylogenomics, divergence time estimation and trait evolution provide a new look into the Gracilariales (Rhodophyta). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 165(107294): [1-14], 4 figs.

Key references
Huanel, O.R., Nelson, W.A., Robitzch, V., Mauger, S., Faugeron, S., Preuss, M., Zuccarello, G.C. & Guillemin, M.-L. (2020). Comparative phylogeography of two Agarophyton species in the New Zealand archipelago. Journal of Phycology 56(6): 1575-1590.

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