Gracilaria arcuata var. attenuata Rao 1974
Gracilaria arcuata var. attenuata Umamaheswara Rao 1974: 674, 676, figs. 1c-f, pl. II:B,C
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: near Mandapam, Tamil Nadu, India (Silva & al. 1996: 155).
Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), curved, like a bow (Stearn 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Umamaheswara Rao (1974b: 676), the name Gracilaria bursa-pastoris has been misapplied to this species by Umamaheswara Rao (1970b: 368)
This is a marine species.
Created: 30 December 1997 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 May 2021.