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Gracilaria rhodotricha (Dawson) Papenfuss 1967

Publication details
Gracilaria rhodotricha (Dawson) Papenfuss 1967: 100

Published in: Papenfuss, G.F. (1967). Notes on algal nomenclature - V. Various Chlorophyceae and Rhodophyceae. Phykos 5: 95-105.

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 rhodotricha E.Y.Dawson

Basionym
Gracilariopsis rhodotricha E.Y.Dawson

Type information
Type locality: Isla Clarion, Revillagiedo Archipelago (Dawson 1961: 218). Type: Taylor 39-43; March 17, 1939; Dredged from 56-102m off Isla Clarion, Revillagigedo. Herb. A. Hannock foundation 2339 (Dawson 1961: 218).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
Synonym of Gracilariopsis rhodotricha Dawson (Norris, 1985).

Distributional notes
See note for Gracilariopsis rhodotricha Dawson.

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Key references
Norris, J.N. (1985). Studies on Gracilaria Grev. (Gracilariaceae, Rhodophyta) from the Gulf of California, Mexico. In: Taxonomy of economic seaweeds with reference to some Pacific and Caribbean species. (Abbott, I.A. & Norris, J.N. Eds) Vol.I, pp. 123-135. California Sea grant College Program.

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