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Gracilaria dawsonii Hoyle

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gracilariales
Family Gracilariaceae
Subfamily Gracilarioideae
Tribe Gracilarieae
Genus Gracilaria

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Gracilaria dawsonii Hoyle
Hawaii. Scale 5 mm. 15 Aug 2011. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

 

Gracilaria dawsonii Hoyle Hawaii. Scale 5 mm
© J.M. Huisman

Publication details
Gracilaria dawsonii Hoyle 1994: 85-94. figs. 1-9, table 1

Published in: 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.

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.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Hauula Beach Park, Oahu, Hawaii (Hoyle 1994: 86). Holotype: G. A. Santos; May 13 1980; Fringing reef, attached to the limestone substratum among Laurencia parvipapillata Tseng, Rhodymenia leptophylloides Dawson and Amansia glomerata C. Agardh and underneath Sargassum sp. and entangled Ulva reticulata Forsskal. BISH Doty 28976 (Hoyle 1994: 85). Notes: Hoyle (1994) notes that the holotype sheet contains the following specimens: one is spermatangial, three are cystocarpic, one is tetrasporangial and three are sterile. An isotype is deposited at UC. There are also syntypes deposited at BISH and UC.

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References
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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.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 December 2019.

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