Gigartina ochotensis f. typica , nom. inval.
Gigartina ochotensis f. typica Nagai 1941: 187, pl. IV : fig. 33, nom. inval.
Published in: Nagai, N. (1941). Marine algae of the Kurile Islands, II. Journal of the Faculty of Agriculture, Hokkaido Imperial University 46: 139-310.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Mastocarpus pacificus (Kjellman) Perestenko
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: nominal variety requires autonymic epithet. "24.3. Infraspecific names with final epithets such as genuinus, originalis, originarius, typicus, verus, and veridicus, purporting to indicate the taxon containing the type of the name of the next higher-ranked taxon, are not validly published unless they are autonyms (Art. 26)" [Melbourne Code]. - (8 Aug 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Lindstrom, S.C., Hughey, J.R. & Martone, P.T. (2011). New, resurrected and redefined species of Mastocarpus (Phyllophoraceae, Rhodophyta) from the northeast Pacific. Phycologia 50(6): 661-683.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 August 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 September 2018.