Gracilaria canaliculata   Sonder,  1871 (Algae)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Plantae
Phylum:Rhodophyta
Class: Florideophyceae
Order:Gracilariales
Family:Gracilariaceae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Gracilaria crassa Silva et al., 1996
(Other)
Sphaerococcus canaliculatus Kutzing, 1868
(Heterotypic synonym)
Gracilaria crassa Harvey ex J. Agardh, 1876
(Heterotypic synonym)
Ceramianthemum crassum (Harvey ex J.Agardh) Kuntze, 1891
(Heterotypic synonym)
Gracilaria canaliculata Sonder, 1871

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Lakshadweep, Minicoy (Lat: 11) (Long: 72.5) INDIA
• Lakshadweep (Lat: 11) (Long: 72.5) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Kanniyakumari (Lat: 8.08) (Long: 77.57) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Tuticorin (Lat: 8.78) (Long: 78.13) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Krusadai Island (Lat: 9.23) (Long: 79.22) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Mandapam (Lat: 9.28) (Long: 79.12) INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andaman Islands (Lat: 11.12) (Long: 92.82) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands INDIA
• Kerala INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Nicobar Islands INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Tuticorin Coast INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Hare Island INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andaman Islands INDIA
• MYANMAR
• INDIA
• Lakshadweep INDIA
• MADAGASCAR
• MALAYSIA
• MAURITIUS
• MOZAMBIQUE
• OMAN
• PAKISTAN
• SEYCHELLES
• SRI LANKA
• YEMEN

Literature Source(s)
  • Hussain, SM Brief report on biodiversity in the coastal areas of Pakistan p 113
  • (2006) Algaebase Available at - http://www.algaebase.org/
  • Sahoo, D; Nivedita and Debasish (2001) Seaweeds of Indian coast S. B. Nangia, A. P. H. Publishing Corporation, New Delhi 283 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Schils, T; Coppejans, E; Verbruggen, H; Clerck, OD and Leliaert, F (2004) The marine flora of Rodrigues (Republic of Mauritius, Indian Ocean): An island with low habitat diversity or one in the process of colonisation? Journal of Natural History Taylor and Francis 38 3059-3076
  • Bolton, JJ; Oyieke, HA and Gwada, P (2007) The seaweeds of Kenya: Checklist, history of seaweed study, coastal environment, and analysis of seaweed diversity and biogeography South African Journal of Botany 73 76-88 Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Phang, SM (2006) Seaweed resources in Malaysia: Current status and future prospects 9(2) 185-202 Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Kumaresan, S; Margret, RJ and Jasmine, GI (2007) Amino acid composition in some marine algae of Tuticorin coast, Tamilnadu Seaweed Research and Utilisation Seaweed Research and Utilisation Association, Tamil Nadu, India 29(1 & 2) 43-45 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Kumaresan, S; Jothibai Margret, R and Indra Jasmine, G (2007) Chloroperoxidase activity in some marine algae from Tuticorin coast of Tamilnadu Seaweed Research and Utilisation Seaweed Research and Utilisation Association, Tamil Nadu, India 29(1 & 2) 63-66 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Silva, PC; Basson, PW and Moe, RL (1996) Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean University of California Press 79 1259 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Rao, MU (1972) On the gracilariaceae of the seas around India Journal of the marine biological associaiton of India The marine biological association of India 14(2) 671-696 Available at - NIO, Goa

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