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Gracilaria incurvata Okamura 1931

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gracilariales
Family Gracilariaceae
Subfamily Gracilarioideae
Tribe Gracilarieae
Genus Gracilaria

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Gracilaria incurvata Okamura
Oishi-zaki, Yura, Awaji Island, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan. 22 Mar 2007. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Gracilaria incurvata Okamura
Oishi-zaki, Yura, Awaji Island, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan. 22 Mar 2007. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Gracilaria incurvata Okamura
Oishi-zaki, Yura, Awaji Island, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan. 22 Mar 2007. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

 

Sphacelaria variabilis Sauvageau

Gracilaria incurvata Okamura Oishi-zaki, Yura, Awaji Island, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Gracilaria incurvata Okamura 1931: 41, pl. CCLXXIII: figs 1-6

Published in: Okamura, K. (1931). Icones of Japanese algae. Vol. VI pp. 39-62 (English), 39-60 (Japanese), Plates CCLXXI-CCLXXX. Tokyo: published by the author.

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.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Kim, M.-S, Yang, E.C. & Boo, S.M. (2006). Taxonomy and phylogeny of flattened species of Gracilaria (Gracilariceae, Rhodophyta) from Korea based on morphology and protein-coding plastid rbcL and psbA sequences. Phycologia 45: 520-528.

Kim, M.S., Yang, M.Y. & Cho, G.Y. (2010). Applying DNA barcoding to Korean Gracilariaceae (Rhodophyta). Cryptogamie Algologie 31(4): 387-401.

Yamamoto, H. (1985). Gracilaria from Japan: Vegetative and reproductive keys and list of the species. In: Taxonomy of economic seaweeds with reference to some Pacific and Caribbean species. (Abbott, I.A. & Norris, J.N. Eds) Vol.I, pp. 77-80. California Sea Grant College Program.

Yoshida, T. (1998). Marine algae of Japan. pp. [1-2], 1-25, 1-1222. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

Created: 22 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 15 April 2013 by G.M. Guiry

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References
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Floreto, E.A.T., Hirata, H., Ando, S. & Yamasaki, S. (1993). Fatty acid composition of Ulva pertusa Kjellman (Chlorophyta) and Gracilaria incurvata Okamura (Rhodophyta) in Japanese coastal waters. Botanica Marina 36: 217-222, 2 tables.

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