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Gracilaria divergens (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1847

Publication details
Gracilaria divergens (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1847: 15

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1847). Nya alger från Mexico. Öfversigt af Kongl. Vetenskaps-Adademiens Förhandlingar, Stockholm 4: 5-17.
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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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Sphaerococcus divergens C.Agardh

Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), divergent, going different ways (Stearn 1985).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Sphaerococcus divergens C.Agardh 1822
Hypnea divergens (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1842

General environment
This is a marine species.

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