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Gracilaria hancockii E.Y.Dawson 1944

Publication details
Gracilaria hancockii E.Y.Dawson 1944: 297, 298, 428, 429, pl. 65: fig. 2

Published in: Dawson, E.Y. (1944). The marine algae of the Gulf of California. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 3: i-v, 189-432, pls 31-77.
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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: off south shore of Tiburon Island near Turner's Island (Dawson 1944: 298). Not specified: D. 149; 25 January 1940; Herb. AHF 38 (Dawson 1944: 298). Notes: Dawson (1944: 298) notes that the type material was dredged in 4-32 meters.

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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