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Gymnogongrus torulosus (Hooker fil. & Harvey) F.Schmitz

Publication details
Gymnogongrus torulosus (Hooker fil. & Harvey) F.Schmitz in De Toni 1897: 252

Published in: De Toni, G.B. (1897). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. IV. Florideae. Sectio I. pp. [i]-xx, [i]- lxi + [1]- 388. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gymnogongrus is Gymnogongrus griffithsiae (Turner) C.Martius.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Gigartina torulosa J.D.Hooker & Harvey

Type information
Type locality: New Zealand (Hooker & Harvey 1845: 546).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), somewhat cylindrical, with contractions or swellings at intervals along the length.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Gigartina torulosa J.D.Hooker & Harvey 1845

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Nelson, W.A. (2013). New Zealand seaweeds. An illustrated guide. pp. [1]-328. Wellington: Te Papa Press.

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References
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Estevez, J.M., Ciancia, M. & Cerezo, A.S. (2002). Carrageenans biosynthesizes by carposporophytes of red seaweeds Gigartina skottsbergii (Gigartinaceae) and Gymnogongrus torulosus (Phyllophoraceae). Journal of Phycology 38: 344-350.

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