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Gigartina papillata f. cristata Setchell

Publication details
Gigartina papillata f. cristata Setchell in Collins, Holden & Setchell 1898: 426

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 cristatus (Setchell) S.C.Lindstrom, Hughey & Martone

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Pyramid Point, Monterey County, California (Lindstrom et al. 2011: 672). Holotype: W.A. Setchell, 1665; 18 May 1897; UC 93707 (Lindstrom et al. 2011: 672). Notes: Isotypes distributed as PB-A No. 426.

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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.

Key references
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..

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