Gracilaria arcuata f. rhizophora Børgesen 1943
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.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Syntype localities: Flacq and Mahébourg, Mauritius (Silva & al. 1996: 155).
Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), curved, like a bow (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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)
This is a marine species.
Created: 30 December 1997 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 December 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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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.