The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Gracilaria skottsbergii Taylor, 1945

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record 1934 (Taylor, 1945)

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered

 

Distribution

Galápagos Islands, Ecuador

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

W.R. Taylor no. 34-360 (see http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=52997 for a fuller account)

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Taylor, W. R. (1945). Pacific marine algae of the Allan Hancock Expeditions to the Galápagos Islands. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 12: i-iv, 1-528, 3 figs, 100 pls.

 

Other references:

Guiry, M. D. Gracilaria skottsbergii Database entry on AlgaeBase. Accessed 18 January 2011. (http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=52997)

Miller, K. A., Garske, L. and Edgar, G. (2007). Gracilaria skottsbergii. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. (http://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 02 June 2013.

 

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