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Gracilaria cerrosiana W.R.Taylor 1945

Publication details
Gracilaria cerrosiana W.R.Taylor 1945: 232, pl. 77: fig.1

Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1945). Pacific marine algae of the Allan Hancock Expeditions to the Galapagos Islands. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 12: i-iv, 1-528, 3 figs, 100 pls.
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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.

Type information
Type locality: South Bay, I. Cerros (Isla Cedos), Baja California, Mexico. (Taylor 1945: 232). Holotype: W.R. Taylor no. 34-636; 10 March 1934.; On rocks. AHF W.R Taylor 34-636 (Taylor 1945: 232).

Synonym(s)
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General environment
This is a marine species.

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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.

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