Gracilaria ramalina ( ) 1863
Gracilaria ramalina (Harvey) Harvey 1863: pl. 260
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hymenocladia usnea (R.Brown ex Turner) J.Agardh
Hymenocladia ramalina Harvey
Type locality: King George Sound, Western Australia (Silva & al. 1996: 367). Lectotype: TCD Herb. Harvey Travelling Set No. 87 (Womersley 1996: 109). Notes: “... loosley branched form of H[ymenocladia] usnea” (Womersley, 1996: 109).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Womersley, H.B.S. (1996). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIB - Gracilariales, Rhodymeniales, Corallinales and Bonnemaisoniales. pp. -392, 160 figs. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study with assistance from the State Herbarium of South Australia.
Created: 25 November 2001 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 19 March 2009 by G.M. Guiry
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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 23 September 2021.