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Grateloupia acroidalea Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1924

Publication details
Grateloupia acroidalea Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1924: 781, pl. 26: figs 45, 46

Published in: Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1924). XXIX Expedition of the California Academy of Sciences to the Gulf of California in 1921. The marine algae. Proceedings of the California Academy of Science, Fourth Series 12(29): 695-949, pls 12-88, map.
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Publication date: "May 13, 1924"

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Grateloupia is Grateloupia filicina (J.V.Lamouroux) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Prionitis acroidalea (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) E.Y.Dawson

Type information
Type locality: Tortuga Island, Gulf of California (Setchell & Gardner 1924: 781). Type: Ivan M. Johnston (no.121); June; Found on rocks in the upper sublittoral belt. Herb. Calif. Acad. Sci. 1369 (Setchell & Gardner 1924: 781).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Grateloupia acroidalea Setchell & N.L.Gardner)
North America: Gulf of California (Dawson 1944).

Source of current name
Dawson, E.Y. (1961). Marine red algae of Pacific Mexico. Part 4. Gigartinales. Pacific Naturalist 2: 191-343, 63 plates.

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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 27 September 2021.

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