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Gracilaria tsudae (I.A.Abbott & I.Meneses) I.A.Abbott 1991

Publication details
Gracilaria tsudae (I.A.Abbott & I.Meneses) I.A.Abbott in I.A. Abbott, J. Zhang, & B.M. Xia 1991: 223

Published in: Abbott, I.A., Zhang, J. & Xia, B.M. (1991). Gracilaria mixta, sp. nov. and other western Pacific species of the genus (Rhodophyta: Gracilariaceae). Pacific Science 45: 12-27, 25 figs, 1 table.
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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.

Basionym
Polycavernosa tsudae I.A.Abbot & I.Meneses

Type information
Holotype locality: Saipan lagoon, Northern Mariana Islands, Oceania (Meneses & Abbott 1987: 196). Holotype: S.G. Nelson; May 21 1985; BISH Abbot 17672 (Meneses & Abbott 1987: 196). Notes: Isotypes also held in GUAM and AST.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Hydropuntia tsudae (I.A.Abbott & I.Meneses) M.J.Wynne 1989

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Abbott, I.A. (1995). A decade of species of Gracilaria (sensu lato). In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.5, pp. 185-195. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College System.

Lyra, G.D.M., Costa, E.D.S., Jesus, P.B. de, Matos, J.C.G. de, Caires, T.A., Oliveira, M.C., Oliveira, E.C., Xi, Z., Nunes, J.M.D.C. & Davis, C.C. (2015). Phylogeny of Gracilariaceae (Rhodophyte): evidence from plastid and mitochondrial nucleotide sequences. Journal of Phycology 51(2): 356-366.

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