Gracilaria bursa-pastoris (S.G.Gmelin) P.C.Silva 1952
Gracilaria bursa-pastoris (S.G.Gmelin) P.C.Silva
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Gracilaria bursa-pastoris (S.G.Gmelin) P.C.Silva 1952: 265
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Fucus bursa-pastoris S.G.Gmelin
Type locality: Mediterranean Sea; (Silva & al. 1996: 157) Lectotype: original illustration (S.G.Gmelin, 1768, pl. VIII, fig. 3), in the absence of specimens (epitype) (Dixon & Irvine 1977: 206)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), shepherd’s purse.
This is a marine species.
Created: 13 May 1996 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 05 November 2018
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 05 November 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 08 December 2023