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Ginnania salicornioides Kützing

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Nemaliophycidae
Order Nemaliales
Family Scinaiaceae
Genus Ginannia

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Ginnania salicornioides Kützing
South Africa. 09 Dec 2011. Robert Anderson (anderson@botzoo.uct.ac.za). © Robert Anderson (anderson@botzoo.uct.ac.za).

Ginnania salicornioides Kützing
Platboom, Cape Peninsula, South Africa; lower intertidal rock. 20 Sep 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

 

Scinaia salicornioides (Kützing) J.Agardh Platboom, Cape Peninsula, South Africa; lower intertidal rock
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Ginnania salicornioides Kützing 1849: 716

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ginnania is Ginnania furcellata (Turner) Zanardini.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Scinaia salicornioides (Kützing) J.Agardh

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

Nomenclatural notes
Some confusion over publication date and page no.: Sp. Alg. 716. 1849; Flora 30: 775. 1847. - (29 May 2009) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

Type information
Type locality: Port Natal (Durban), South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 115). Notes: This type locality was first described by Papenfuss (notes)

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Source of current name
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 2, fasc. 1. pp. 337 [bis]-351 [bis] 352-506. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.

Key references
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.

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