Gracilaria galetensis Gurgel, , & J.N.Norris 2004
Gracilaria galetensis Gurgel, Fredericq, & J.N.Norris 2004: 181, fig. 8
Published in: Gurgel, C.F.D., Fredericq, S. & Norris, J.N. (2004). Molecular systematics and taxonomy of flattened species of Gracilaria Greville (Gracilariaceae, Gracilariales, Rhodophyta) from the Western Atlantic. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to the Pacific and other locations Volume IX. (Abbott, I.A. & McDermid, K.J. Eds) Vol. 9, pp. 159-200.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Galeta Point, Republic of Panama (Caribbean Panama) (Gurgel et al. 2004: 181). Holotype: J.A. Kilar, JAK-1758; 28 May 1979; attached to coral, 3.3-10.5 m depths, on Galeta Reef slope. US Alg. Coll. 029115 (Gurgel et al. 2004: 181).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Abbott, I.A. & McDermid, K.J., Eds (2004). Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to the Pacific and other locations Volume IX. pp.xxii + 281 Honolulu: Hawaii Sea Grant College Program.
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, -591, , pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.
Gurgel, C.F.D., Norris, J.N., Schmidt, W.E., Le, H.N. & Fredericq, S. (2018). Systematics of the Gracilariales (Rhodophyta) including new subfamilies, tribes, subgenera, and two new genera, Agarophyton gen. nov. and Crassa gen. nov. Phytotaxa 374(1): 1-23.
Soares, L.P., Gurgel, C.F.D. & Fuji, M.T. (2015). Taxonomic reassessment of Gracilaria cearensis (Rhodophyta, Gracilariales), a poorly defined yet common flattened species based on morphological and molecular analysis including topotype collections. Phytotaxa 201(4): 241-255.
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