Gigartina wiggii (Turner) S.F.Gray
Naccaria wiggii (Turner) Endlicher ex J.Agardh North of Galicia, Spain, 2012
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Gigartina wiggii (Turner) S.F.Gray 1821: 373 (as 'wigghii' )
Published in: Gray, S.F. (1821). A natural arrangement of British plants, according to their relations to each other, as pointed out by Jussieu, De Candolle, Brown, &c. including those cultivated for use; with an introduction to botany, in which the terms newly introduced are explained; illustrated by figures. pp. vol. 1: [i]-xxviii, - 824, pls I-XXI plates. London: Printed for Baldwin, Cradock & Joy, Paternoster-Row.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Naccaria wiggii (Turner) Endlicher ex J.Agardh
Fucus wiggii Turner
Type locality: Yarmouth, Norfolk, England Type: BM
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Agardh, J.G. (1842). Algae maris Mediterranei et Adriatici, observationes in diagnosin specierum et dispositionem generum. pp. [i]-x, 1-164. Parisiis [Paris]: Apud Fortin, Masson et Cie.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 November 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 February 2019.