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Gigartina tenax (Turner) J.V.Lamouroux

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Publication details
Gigartina tenax (Turner) J.V.Lamouroux

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gigartina is Gigartina pistillata (S.G.Gmelin) Stackhouse.

Basionym

Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), holding fast, tough (opposite to fragilis) (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
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General environment
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Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 22 September 2015 by Paul Gabrielson

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Paul Gabrielson in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 October 2018.

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