Gracilaria cervicornis (Turner) J.Agardh 1852

Publication Details
Gracilaria cervicornis (Turner) J.Agardh 1852: 592, 604

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1852). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumis secundi: Algas florideas complectens. Part 2, fasc. 2. pp. 577-700 [701-720, Addenda and Index]. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.

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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
Fucus cervicornis Turner

Type Information
Type locality: West Indies [Jamaica]; (Lyra & al. 2016: 105) Lectotype: Dr Wright; BM; 000936191 (Lyra & al. 2016: 1005)

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 30 July 1996 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 12 April 2021

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 12 April 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 August 2022

 
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