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Gracilaria epihippisora Hoyle 1977

Publication details
Gracilaria epihippisora Hoyle 1977: 259-263

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: Hilo Bay, Hawaii Island, Hawaii (Abbott 1985: 85).

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.

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Apt, K.E. & Gibor, A. (1991). The ultrastructure of galls on the red alga Gracilaria epihippisora. Journal of Phycology 27: 409-413.
Hoyle, M.D. (1977). Gracilaria epihippisora sp. nov. (Rhodophyta, Gigartinales, Gracilariaceae): a new species from the island of Hawaii. Phycologia 16: 259-264, 8 figs.

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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.

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