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Gracilaria abbottiana M.D.Hoyle 1978

Publication details
Gracilaria abbottiana M.D.Hoyle 1978: 299, figs 1-6

Published in: Hoyle, M.D. (1978). Gracilaria abbottiana sp. nov. (Rhodophyta, Gigartinales): a second intertidal species of Gracilaria from the island of Oahu, Hawaii. Phycologia 17: 299-303.
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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: Black Point, Oahu Island, Hawaii (Abbott 1985: 85).

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Gracilaria

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Abbott, I.A. (1985). Gracilaria from Hawaii: key, list and distribution of the species. In: Taxonomy of economic seaweeds with reference to some Pacific and Caribbean species. (Abbott, I.A. & Norris, J.N. Eds) Vol.I, pp. 85-87. California Sea Grant College Program.

Gurgel, C.F.D., Norris, J.N., Schmidt, W.E., Le, H.N. & Fredericq, S. (2018). Systematics of the Gracilariales (Rhodophyta) including new subfamilies, tribes, subgenera, and two new genera, Agarophyton gen. nov. and Crassa gen. nov. Phytotaxa 374(1): 1-23.

Hoyle, M.D. (1994). Gracilaria dawsonii sp. nov. (Rhodophyta, Gigartinales): A second flattened species from the Hawaiian Islands. In: Taxonomy of economic seaweeds with reference to some Pacific species. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.4, pp. 85-94. California Sea Grant College.

N'Yeurt, A.D.R. & Payri, C.E. (2010). Marine algal flora of French Polynesia III. Rhodophyta, with additions to the Phaeophyceae and Chlorophyta. Cryptogamie Algologie 31: 3-205.

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Hoyle, M.D. (1978). Gracilaria abbottiana sp. nov. (Rhodophyta, Gigartinales): a second intertidal species of Gracilaria from the island of Oahu, Hawaii. Phycologia 17: 299-303.

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