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Gracilaria percurrens (I.A.Abbott) I.A.Abbott 1991

Publication details
Gracilaria percurrens (I.A.Abbott) I.A.Abbott 1991: 23

Published in: Abbott, I.A., Zhang, J. & Xia, B.M. (1991). Gracilaria mixta, sp. nov. and other western Pacific species of the genus (Rhodophyta: Gracilariaceae). Pacific Science 45: 12-27, 25 figs, 1 table.
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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.

Basionym
Polycavernosa percurrens I.A.Abbott

Type information
Holotype locality: Ko Yo, Songkhla, Thailand (Abbott 1988: 146). Holotype: J.R. Fisher; 13 October 1986; growing on polyethylene line. BISH Abbott 17986 (Abbott 1988: 146). Notes: Holotype: Abbott 17986, a sheet of cystocarpic plants. Isotypes under this number (sporophytes and gametophytes) deposited BISH, AST, US.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Polycavernosa percurrens I.A.Abbott 1988
Hydropuntia percurrens (I.A.Abbott) M.J.Wynne 1989

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Polycavernosa percurrens I.A.Abbott)
South-east Asia: Thailand (Abbott 1988).

(as Hydropuntia percurrens (I.A.Abbott) M.J.Wynne)
Asia: South China Sea (Phang & al. 2016).

(as Gracilaria percurrens (I.A.Abbott) I.A.Abbott)
South-east Asia: Thailand (Lewmanomont 1994, Tseng & Xia 1999).

Key references
Abbott, I.A. (1995). A decade of species of Gracilaria (sensu lato). In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.5, pp. 185-195. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College System.

Lewmanomont, K. (1994). The species of Gracilaria from Thailand. In: Taxonomy of economic seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.4, pp. 135-148. La Jolla: California Sea Grant College Program [Report T-CSGCP-031].

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