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Gracilaria chondracantha (Kützing) A.J.K.Millar 2005

Publication details
Gracilaria chondracantha (Kützing) A.J.K.Millar in A.J.K.Millar & Prud'homme van Reine 2005: 545, fig. 10

Published in: Millar, A.J.K. & Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. (2005). Marine benthic macroalgae collected by Vieillard from New Caledonia and described as new species by Kützing. Phycologia 44: 536-549.
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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 chondracanthus Kützing

Type information
Type locality: New Caledonia (Millar & Prud'homme van Reine 2005: 545). Holotype: Vieillard; L 941,61-74 (barcode L 0194042) (Millar & Prud'homme van Reine 2005: 545). Notes: Holotype: Vieillard # 17.6.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Sphaerococcus chondracanthus Kützing 1863

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Gracilaria bangmeiana J.Zhang & I.A.Abbott 1991

General environment
This is a marine species.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 September 2021.

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