Gracilaria corticata var. corticata   Umamaheswara Rao  (Algae)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Plantae
Phylum:Rhodophyta
Class: Florideophyceae
Order:Gracilariales
Family:Gracilariaceae

Description

Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats
Importance:  Commercial
(Yields agar)

Ecology
Habitat:  Rocky, Sandy, Coastal

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Off Kattapadu-Tiruchchendur Coast INDIA (Record: 12/1986-03/1987)
• Gujarat, Dwarka INDIA
• Maharashtra, Mumbai INDIA
• Karnataka, Karwar INDIA
• Goa INDIA
• Kerala, Kollam INDIA
• Kerala, Varkala INDIA
• Kerala, Vizhinjam INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh, Vishakhapatnam INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands INDIA
• Kerala, Tikkoti INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Pudumadam (Lat: 9.28) (Long: 79) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Arockiapuram Coast (Lat: 8.10) (Long: 77.57) INDIA (Record: 09/1995-11/1995)
• Tamil Nadu, Idinthakarai (Lat: 8.16) (Long: 77.71) INDIA (Record: 06/1992-05/1993)
• Tamil Nadu, Tiruchchendur (Lat: 8.5) (Long: 78.13) INDIA (Record: 06/1992-05/1993)
• Tamil Nadu, Tuticorin INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Mandapam INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Tiruchendur INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Kanniyakumari INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Kaliaperumal, N; Chennubhotla, VSK; Kalimuthu, S; Ramalingam, JR and Pillai, SK (1995) Distribution of seaweeds off Kattapadu-Tiruchendur Coast, Tamil Nadu Seaweed Research and Utilisation Seaweed Research and Utilisation Association 17(1-2) 183-193 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Kaliaperumal, N and Kalimuthu, S (1997) Seaweed potential and its exploitation in India Seaweed Research and Utilisation Seaweed Research and Utilisation Association 19(1-2) 33-40 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Subramanian, SK and Hemalatha, N (1997) Histochemical investigation on the tissue of Gracilaria corticata var. corticata Seaweed Research and Utilisation Seaweed Research and Utilisation Association 19(1-2) 49-53 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Roslin, AS; Rosakutty, PJ and Lazarus, S (1997) A study on the flora and fauna of Arockiapuram Coast of Tamil Nadu Seaweed Research and Utilisation Seaweed Research and Utilisation Association 19(1-2) 55-61 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Selvaraj, R and Selvaraj, R (1997) Distribution and diversity of seaweeds in Tiruchendur and Idinthakarai Seaweed Research and Utilisation Seaweed Research and Utilisation Association 19(1-2) 115-123 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Kaliaperumal, N and Pandian, G (1984) Marine algal flora from some localities of south Tamil nadu coast Journal of the marine biological association of India The marine biological association of India 26(1&2) 159-164 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • James, PSBR (1987) Distribution of the important Indian marine algae Seaweed research and utilization in India Bulletin Of Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute CMFRI, Cochin 41 100-111 Available at - http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/8209/1/Bulletin_No_41.pdf

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