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Gracilaria lemaneiformis (Bory) Greville 1830

Publication details
Gracilaria lemaneiformis (Bory) Greville 1830: liv (as 'lemanaeformis' )

Published in: Greville, R.K. (1830). Algae britannicae, or descriptions of the marine and other inarticulated plants of the British islands, belonging to the order Algae; with plates illustrative of the genera. pp. [i*-iii*], [i]-lxxxviii, [1]-218, pl. 1-19. Edinburgh & London: McLachlan & Stewart; Baldwin & Cradock.
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Publication date: Feb.-March 1830

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Gracilaria is Gracilaria compressa (C.Agardh) Greville.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gracilariopsis lemaneiformis (Bory) E.Y.Dawson, Acleto & Foldvik

Basionym
Gigartina lemaneiformis Bory

Type information
Type locality: Paita, Peru (Womersley 1996: 30). Holotype: Dumont d'Urville; 1823; PC (Gurgel, Liao, Fredericq & Hommersand 2003: 159). Notes: Type sheet [lectotype left specimen (Fredericq & Hommersand 1989: 228)] in Herb. Bory, PC (Womersley 1996: 30).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Xia & Yamamoto (1985), Abbott (1985); Xia (1985), Abbott (1994: 116; 1995: 190) Norris (1985) and Lewmanomont (1994) cite the authority for this species as (Bory) Weber-van Bosse 1928.

Taxonomic notes
According to Abbott (1995), Gracilaria sjoestedtii Kylin, Gracilariopsis sjoestedtii (Kylin) Dawson and Gracilariopsis lemaneiformis (Bory) Dawson, Acleto and Foldvik are synonyms of Gracilaria lemaneiformis (Bory) Weber-van Bosse.

Womersley (1996: 30) cites Gracilaria lemanaeformis (Bory) Weber-van Bosse 1928 as a synonym of Gracilariopsis lamaneiformis (Bory) Dawson, Acleto & Foldvik. - (24 Feb 2009) - Wendy Guiry

Habitat notes
Great economic and nutritional value (Huan et al. 2013). - (9 Sep 2013) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Abbott, I.A. (1985). Gracilaria from California: 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. 97-99. California Sea Grant College Program.

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.

Abbott, I.A. (1995). A decade of species of Gracilaria (sensu lato). In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.5, pp. 185-195. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College System.

Gurgel, C.F.D., Liao, L.M., Fredericq, S. & Hommersand, M.H. (2003). Systematics of Gracilariopsis (Gracilariales, Rhodophyta) based on rbcL sequence analyses and morphological evidence. Journal of Phycology 39: 154-171.

Huan. L., He, L., Zhang, B., Niu, J., Lin, A. & Wang, G. (2013). AFLP and SCAR markers associated with the sex in Gracilaria lemaneiformis (Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 49(4): 728-732.

Lewmanomont, K. (1994). The species of Gracilaria from Thailand. In: Taxonomy of economic seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.4, pp. 135-148. La Jolla: California Sea Grant College Program [Report T-CSGCP-031].

Norris, J.N. (1985). Gracilaria from the Gulf of California: key. list and distribution of the common species. In: Taxonomy of economic seaweeds with reference to some Pacific and Caribbean species. (Abbott, I.A. & Norris, J.N. Eds) Vol.I, pp. 93-96. California Sea Grant College Program.

Norris, J.N. (1985). Studies on Gracilaria Grev. (Gracilariaceae, Rhodophyta) from the Gulf of California, Mexico. In: Taxonomy of economic seaweeds with reference to some Pacific and Caribbean species. (Abbott, I.A. & Norris, J.N. Eds) Vol.I, pp. 123-135. California Sea grant College Program.

Xia, B.M. & Yamamoto, H. (1985). Gracilaria species from both China and Japan: key, list and distribution of common and economically important species. In: Taxonomy of economic seaweeds with reference to some Pacific and Caribbean species. (Abbott, I.A. & Norris, J.N. Eds) Vol.I, pp. 69-70. California Sea Grant College Program.

Xia, B.M. (1985). Gracilaria from China: 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. 71-76. California Sea Grant College Program.

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References
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Bhattacharya, D., Elwood, H.J., Goff, L.J. & Sogin, M.L. (1990). Phylogeny of Gracilaria lemaneiformis (Rhodophyta) based on sequence analysis of its small subunit ribosomal RNA coding region. Journal of Phycology 26: 181-186, 2 figs.
Gao, K. & Xu, J. (2008). Effects of solar UV radiation on diurnal photosynthetic performance and growth of Gracilaria lemaneiformis (Rhodophyta). European Journal of Phycology 43(3): 297-307.
Huan. L., He, L., Zhang, B., Niu, J., Lin, A. & Wang, G. (2013). AFLP and SCAR markers associated with the sex in Gracilaria lemaneiformis (Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 49(4): 728-732.
Santelices, B. & Fonck, E. (1979). Ecología y cultivo de Gracilaria lemaneiformis en Chile Central. In: Actas sobre el primer symposium sobre algas marinas Chilenas.. (Santelices, B. Eds), pp. 165-200. Santiago, Chile: Subsecretaría de Pesca, Ministerio de Economía Fomento y Reconstrucción.
Wang, W.-j., Wang, G.-c., Gao, Z.-q., Lin, X.-z. & Xu, p. (2007). Characterization of Gracilaria lemaneiformis Bory (Gracilariaceae, Rhodophyta) cultivars in China using the total soluble proteins and RAPD analysis. Botanica Marina 50(3): 177-184.
Wang,L., Jiang, H., Zou, D. & Ye, C. (2020). Effects of increased pH and inorganic carbon on growth and photosynthesis in the macroalga Gracilaria lemaneiformis (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 59(3): 218-226.
Xu, Z., Zou, D. & Gao, K. (2010). Effects of elevated CO2 and phosphorus supply on growth, photosynthesis and nutrient uptake in the marine macroalga Gracilaria lemaneiformis (Rhodophyta). Botanica Marina 53(2): 123-129.
Zheng, Y. & Gao, K. (2009). Impacts of solar UV radiation on the photosynthesis, growth and UV-absorbing compounds in Gracilaria lemaneiformis (Rhodophyta) grown at different nitrate concentrations. Journal of Phycology 45(2): 314-323, 9 figs.
Zou, D. & Gao, K. (2009). Effects of elevated CO2 on the red seaweed Gracilaria lemaneiformis (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta) grown at different irradiance levels. Phycologia 48(6): 510-517.

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