Gracilaria rhodocaudata Yamamoto & Kudo 1995
Gracilaria rhodocaudata Yamamoto & Kudo 1995: 208-210, figs 1-5
Published in: Yamamoto, H. (1995). New species and variety of Gracilaria from Japan: G. rhodocaudata sp. nov. and G. chorda var. exilis var. nov.. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.5, pp. 207-212. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College System.
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Type locality: Kisarazu, Chiba Prefecture, Japan (Yamamoto 1995: 210). Holotype: 28 May 1992; HAK (Yamamoto 1995: 210). Notes: Holotype specimen (spermatangial) and other specimens are deposited at the Herbarium of Marine Botany, Faculty of Fisheries, Hokkaido University (HAK). Yamamoto (1995: 210) notes that this species grows on rocks, pebbles and shells covered with sandy mud from low tide mark down to upper sublittoral zone in comparatively calm waters and frequently is found with G. vermiculophylla (Yamamoto & Sasaki 1988).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
(as Gracilaria rhodocaudata Yamamoto & Kudo)
Japanese: Beni-ogonori (Yamamoto 1995).
Created: 01 June 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 26 January 2006 by G.M. Guiry
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Sajiki, J. (1997). Effects of acetic acid treatment on the concentrations of arachidonic acid and prostaglandin E2 in the red algae Gracilaria asiatica and G. rhodocaudata. Fisheries Sci. 63: 128-131.
Yamamoto, H. (1995). New species and variety of Gracilaria from Japan: G. rhodocaudata sp. nov. and G. chorda var. exilis var. nov.. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.5, pp. 207-212. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College System.
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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.