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Growing in tufts to 30 cms long, much branched usually simply forked or alternate rarely opposite. Somewhat compressed, but not flat. Gracilaria gracilis is said to be "elastic". Dried specimens are difficult to distinguish.

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Source: Encyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland

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