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Grateloupia prolifera J.Agardh 1876

Publication details
Grateloupia prolifera J.Agardh 1876: 150

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1876). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen tertium: de Florideis curae posteriores. Part 1. pp. [ii*-iii*], [i]-[viï], [1]-724. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
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Publication date: Apr-Aug 1876

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Grateloupia is Grateloupia filicina (J.V.Lamouroux) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), producing offsets, bearing progeny as offshoots (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Lectotype locality: Chatham Island (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 196). Type: H.H.Travers; herb.alg.Agardh, LD Notes: This type locality was first recorded by Parkinson in V.Chapman & Parkinson (1974: 242) (Silva et al., 1996)

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Key references
Miller, I.J. (2005). The structure of polysaccharides from selected New Zealand species of Grateloupia . Botanica Marina 48: 157-166.

Nelson, W.A., Kim, S.Y., D'Archino, R. & Boo, S.M. (2013). The first record of Grateloupia subpectinata from the New Zealand region and comparison with G. prolifera, a species endemic to the Chatham Islands. Botanica Marina 56(5/6): 507-513.

Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.

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References
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Nelson, W.A., Kim, S.Y., D'Archino, R. & Boo, S.M. (2013). The first record of Grateloupia subpectinata from the New Zealand region and comparison with G. prolifera, a species endemic to the Chatham Islands. Botanica Marina 56(5/6): 507-513.

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