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Gracilaria andersonii (Grunow) Kylin 1941

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 andersonii (Grunow) Kylin
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Gracilaria andersonii (Grunow) Kylin
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Gracilaria andersonii (Grunow) Kylin
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Gracilaria andersonii (Grunow) Kylin
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Gracilaria andersonii (Grunow) Kylin
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

 

Acrothrix norvegica Levring

Gracilariopsis andersonii (Grunow) E.Y.Dawson Northern California
© Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org)

Publication details
Gracilaria andersonii (Grunow) Kylin 1941

Published in: Kylin, H. (1941). Californische Rhodophyceen. Acta Universitatis Lundensis 37(2): 1-71, 7 figs, 13 plates.
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Publication date: "28 febr. 1941"

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Gracilaria is Gracilaria compressa (C.Agardh) Greville.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gracilariopsis andersonii (Grunow) E.Y.Dawson

Basionym
Cordylecladia andersonii Grunow

Type information
Type locality: Santa Cruz, California (Gurgel, Liao, Fredericq & Hommersand 2003: 163). Holotype: C.L. Anderson; W (Grunow herbarium)

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

Taxonomic notes
According to Abbott (1995: 191), Gracilaria andersonii Kylin is a synonym of G. papenfussii Abbott.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Gracilaria andersonii (Grunow) Kylin)
North America: California (Abbott & Hollenberg 1976), Mexico (Dawson 1961).

South America: Brazil (Oliveira Filho 1977).

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.

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