Gracilaria ascidiicola E.Y. 1961
Gracilaria ascidiicola E.Y.Dawson 1961: 203-204, pl.14
Published in: Dawson, E.Y. (1961). Marine red algae of Pacific Mexico. Part 4. Gigartinales. Pacific Naturalist 2: 191-343, 63 plates.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Puerto Escondido, Baja California, Mexico. (Dawson 1961: 204). Holotype: March 18, 1949; Abundant on the muddy bottom of the laggon at depths of 2-3m.. Herb. A. Hancock Foundation E.Y Dawson 7149 (Dawson 1961: 204). Notes: According to Norris (1985: 125) the type locality is innermost lagoon, Puerto Escondido, Baja California del Sur, Gulf of California.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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.
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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.