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Grateloupia wattii Holmes 1896

Publication details
Grateloupia wattii Holmes 1896: 351 (as 'Wattii' )

Published in: Holmes, E.M. (1896). New marine algae. Journal of Botany, British and Foreign 34: 349-351.
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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: "Veraval, Kathiawar, India" [Somnath, Gir Somnath, State of Gujarat] (Holmes 1896: 351). Type: Dr George Watt; February 1894; BM herb. Holmes

Eponomy
Named for the collector, "Dr. George Watt, C.I.E."

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Balakrishnan, M.S., Krishnamurthy, V.. & Desikachary, T.V. (1990). Florideophycidae Cryptonemiales, Hildenbrandiales. In: Rhodophyta. II. Taxonomy part. Part IIA. (Desikachary, T.V., Krishnamurthy, V. & Balakrishnan, M.S. Eds), pp. 213-279 . Madras, India: Madras Science Foundation.

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