Gracilaria robusta 1899
Gracilaria robusta Setchell in F.S. Collins, Holden & Setchell 1899: no. 635
Published in: Collins, F.S., Holden, I. & Setchell, W.A. (1899). Phycotheca boreali-americana. A collection of dried specimens of the algae of North America. Vol. Fasc. XII-XIII, Nos. 551-650. Malden, Massachusetts.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Monterey
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), strong growing, strong-growing, or stout (Stearn 1985).
Gracilariopsis robusta (Setchell) E.Y.Dawson 1949
This is a marine species.
Abbott, I.A. (1985). Gracilaria from California: key list and distribution 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. 97-99. California Sea Grant College Program.
Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 May 2021.