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Gracilaria arcuata f. rhizophora Børgesen 1943

Publication details
Gracilaria arcuata f. rhizophora Børgesen 1943: 70, fig. 35 (as 'var. snackeyi f. rhizophora' )

Published in: Børgesen, F. (1943). Some marine algae from Mauritius. III. Rhodophyceae. Part 2. Gelidiales, Cryptonemiales, Gigartinales. Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab, Biologiske Meddelelser 19(1): 1-85, 42 figs, 1 plate.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Gracilaria is Gracilaria compressa (C.Agardh) Greville.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Syntype localities: Flacq and Mahébourg, Mauritius (Silva & al. 1996: 155).

Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), curved, like a bow (Stearn 1973).

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

Taxonomic notes
According to Børgesen (l.c.), the name Gracilaria radicans has been misapplied to this species by Jadin (1935: 165) and the name Gracilaria debilis has been misapplied to this species by Børgesen (1938b: 225)

General environment
This is a marine species.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 September 2021.

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