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Grateloupia somalensis Hauck 1888

Publication details
Grateloupia somalensis Hauck 1888: 87

Published in: Hauck, F. (1888). Ueber einige von J.M. Hildebrandt im Rothen Meere und Indischen Ocean gesammelte Algen. Hedwigia 27: 86-93.
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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.

Type information
Type locality: Lasgori (Laas Qoray), Somalia (Silva & al. 1996: 196).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Cyrtymenia somalensis (Hauck) De Toni 1905

Taxonomic notes
Based on a specimen collected in Madagascar, De Clerck et al. (2005: 177, fig. 17) conclude that G. somalensis belongs in Grateloupia. - (23 Aug 2006) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
De Clerck, O., Gavio, B., Fredericq, S., Cocquyt, E. & Coppejans, E. (2005). Systematic reassessment of the red algal genus Phyllymenia (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta). European Journal of Phycology 40: 169-178.

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