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Gracilaria indica M.Umamaheswara Rao 1974

Publication details
Gracilaria indica M.Umamaheswara Rao 1974: 682, 684, figs. 3 c-h; pl. IV: B [4: B]

Published in: Umamaheswara Rao, M. (1974). On the Gracilariaceae of the seas around India. Journal fo the Marine Biological Association of India 14: 671-696, 5 figs, 1 table, IV plates.

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
Type locality: near Pamban, Tamil Nadu, India (Silva & al. 1996: 171).

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to India (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Tylotus indicus (M.Umamaheswara Rao) V.Krishnamurthy 1998

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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