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Gigartina mamillosa (Goodenough & Woodward) J.Agardh

Publication details
Gigartina mamillosa (Goodenough & Woodward) J.Agardh 1851: 273

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1851). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen secundum: algas florideas complectens. Part 1. pp. [i]-xii, [1]-336 + 337-351 [Addenda and Indices]. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gigartina is Gigartina pistillata (S.G.Gmelin) Stackhouse.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Mastocarpus stellatus (Stackhouse) Guiry

Basionym
Fucus mamillosus Goodenough & Woodward

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Gigartina mamillosa (Goodenough & Woodward) J.Agardh)
Europe: Ireland (Cotton 1912, Cotton 1913), Spain (Miranda 1931), Turkey (Europe) (Zeybek, G√ľner & Aysel 1993).

Africa: Morocco (Dangeard 1949).

Asia: Japan (Mikami 1965, Segawa 1981).

Key references
Mikami, H. (1965). A systematic study of the Phyllophoraceae and Gigartinaceae from Japan and its vicinity. Memoirs of the Faculty of Fisheries Hokkaido University 5(2): 181-285.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 December 2018.

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