Gracilaria symmetrica E.Y. 1949
Gracilaria symmetrica E.Y.Dawson 1949: 31, pl. 12: figs 1-6
Published in: Dawson, E.Y. (1949). Studies of the northeast Pacific Gracilariaceae. Occasional Papers of the Allan Hancock Foundation 7: 1-105, 25 plates.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
type locality: Puerto Parker, Bahia Santa Elena, Costa Rica. (Dawson 1961: 211). Holotype: Templeton Crocker 38; Jan. 20, 1938.; Dredged in the harbour. Herb. A. Hancock foundation Notes: An Isotype is in Herb. A. Hancock Foundation (12822).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Hoyle, M.D. (1994). Gracilaria dawsonii sp. nov. (Rhodophyta, Gigartinales): A second flattened species from the Hawaiian Islands. In: Taxonomy of economic seaweeds with reference to some Pacific species. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.4, pp. 85-94. California Sea Grant College.
Soares, L.P., Gurgel, C.F.D. & Fuji, M.T. (2015). Taxonomic reassessment of Gracilaria cearensis (Rhodophyta, Gracilariales), a poorly defined yet common flattened species based on morphological and molecular analysis including topotype collections. Phytotaxa 201(4): 241-255.
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