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Gracilaria panamensis W.R.Taylor 1945

Publication details
Gracilaria panamensis W.R.Taylor 1945: 231-232, pl. 76: figs 1-4

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.
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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 panamensis (W.R.Taylor) E.Y.Dawson

Type information
Type locality: I. Taboga, Panama (Taylor 1945: 231). Type: W.R. Taylor no. 39-625; 2 May 1939; abundant as dredged from a bottom of sand and coralline algae at 3.5-9.0 metres’ depth. Hancock Foundation (Taylor 1945: 231). Notes: Type (cystocarpic and tetrasporic) dredged at sta. 960, between I. Taboga and I. Urava.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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.

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