Gracilaria cliftonii Withell, A.J.K.Millar & Kraft 1994

Gracilaria cliftonii Withell, A.J.K.Millar & Kraft

Gracilaria cliftonii Withell, A.J.K.Millar & KraftMap Reef, near Yanchep, Western Australia.John Huisman (

Publication Details
Gracilaria cliftonii Withell, A.J.K.Millar & Kraft 1994: 285, figs. 4A-C,E,G, 5A-C,H

Published in: Withell, A.F., Millar, A.J.K. & Kraft, G.T. (1994). Taxonomic studies of the genus Gracilaria (Gracilariales, Rhodophyta) from Australia. Australian Systematic Botany 7: 281-352, 24 figs.

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: Swan River at Fremantle; (Byrne et al. 2002: 304) Lectotype: Clifton; TCD; (Withell, Millar & Kraft 1994: 285) Notes: Lectotype: TCD, Herb. Harvey Alg. Aust Exsicc. no. 323-a.

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 04 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 16 January 2020

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