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Gracilaria heteroclada (Montagne) J.Feldmann & G.Feldmann 1943

Publication details
Gracilaria heteroclada (Montagne) J.Feldmann & G.Feldmann 1943: 239, 240

Published in: Feldmann, J. & Feldmann, G. (1943). Additions à l'etude de la flore des algues marines de l'Algérie. Bulletin de la Société d'’Histoire Naturelle de l'’Afrique du Nord 33: 230-245.
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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.

Plocaria heteroclada Montagne

Type information
Holotype locality: Algiers, Algeria (Gargiulo, De Masi & Tripodi 1992: 67). Holotype: Mme Monnard; herb. Montagne, PC (Gargiulo, De Masi & Tripodi 1992: 67). Notes: Mommard/Monnard ? In littore prope urbem Alger (INA).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Plocaria heteroclada Montagne 1846
Cordylecladia heteroclada (Montagne) J.Agardh 1852

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Gracilaria heteroclada (Montagne) J.Feldmann & G.Feldmann)
Europe: Italy (Gargiulo, De Masi & Tripodi 1992, Furnari & al. 2003).

Africa: Algeria (Gargiulo, De Masi & Tripodi 1992).

South-east Asia: Vietnam (Nguyen et al. 2013).

Key references
Gargiulo, G.M., De Masi, F. & Tripodi, G. (1992). Morphology, reproduction and taxonomy of the Mediterranean species of Gracilaria (Gracilariales, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 31: 53-80.

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Luhan, M.R.J. (1992). Agar yield and gel strength of Gracilaria heteroclada collected from Iloilo, Central Philippines. Botanica Marina 35: 169-172, 2 tables.
Luhan, M.R.J. (1996). Biomass and reproductive states of Gracilaria heteroclada Zhang et Xia collected from Jaro, Central Philippines. Botanica Marina 39: 207-211.

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