Gracilaria skottsbergii W.R.Taylor 1945
Gracilaria skottsbergii W.R.Taylor 1945: 233-234, pl. 78: fig. 2
Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1945). Pacific marine algae of the Allan Hancock Expeditions to the Galapagos Islands. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 12: i-iv, 1-528, 3 figs, 100 pls.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Post Office Bay, Isla Santa Maria, Galápagos Islands (Taylor 1945: 233, 234). Holotype: W.R. Taylor no. 34-360; 27 January 1934; Hancock Foundation (Taylor 1945: 233, 234). Notes: Type (cystocarpic) dredged from 12-18 m.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Hoyle, M.D. (1994). Gracilaria dawsonii sp. nov. (Rhodophyta, Gigartinales): A second flattened species from the Hawaiian Islands. In: Taxonomy of economic seaweeds with reference to some Pacific species. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.4, pp. 85-94. California Sea Grant College.
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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 23 September 2021.