Gracilaria pygmaea Børgesen 1937
Gracilaria pygmaea Børgesen 1937: 327
Published in: Børgesen, F. (1937). Contributions to a South Indian marine algal flora. II. Journal of the Indian Botanical Society 16: 311-357, 20 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Krusadi Island, near Pamban, Tamil Nadu, India (Silva & al. 1996: 174).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pygmy, dwarf (Stearn 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 30 December 1997 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 July 2011 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 12 May 2021.