Gracilaria brevis W.R.Taylor 1945
Gracilaria brevis W.R.Taylor Panama. Saboga-Las Perlas. In situ, growing on rock.
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Gracilaria brevis W.R.Taylor 1945: 235, pl. 37: 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.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), short, of small extent (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Pta. Santa Elena, Guayas, Ecuador (Taylor 1945: 235). Type: W.L. Schmitt no. 524; 17 September 1926; occasional in tide pools. Hancock Foundation (Taylor 1945: 235). Notes: Type: cystocarpic.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Gracilaria brevis W.R.Taylor)
Central America: Panama (Fernández-García & al. 2011).
South America: Ecuador (Taylor 1945).
Created: 10 May 2004 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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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 28 January 2021.