Gymnogongrus furcellatus var. patens J.
Gymnogongrus furcellatus var. patens J.Agardh 1851: 318
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, -336 + 337-351 [Addenda and Indices]. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ahnfeltiopsis furcellata (C.Agardh) P.C.Silva & DeCew
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), forked; having a small notch at apex (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Silva et al. (1996) this taxon apparently lies within the circumscription of Ahnfeltiopsis furcellata but has not yet been transferred or reduced to synonmy
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Chile or Peru (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 317).
Created: 25 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 February 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 November 2018.