Gracilaria dawsonii Hoyle 1994
Gracilaria dawsonii Hoyle Hawaii. Scale 5 mm
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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.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
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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This is a marine species.
Created: 12 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 14 December 2005 by G.M. Guiry
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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. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 May 2021.