Gymnogongrus torreyi (C. ) J.
Gymnogongrus torreyi (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1851: 319
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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Sphaerococcus torreyi C.Agardh
Type locality: Ad New York, unde misit Torrey (Agardh 1822: 254).
Considered a probable synonym of Ahnfeltia plicata by Taylor (1957) - (17 Mar 2011) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.
Taylor, W.R. (1957). Marine algae of the northeastern coast of North America. pp. [i]-vii, -509, 60 pls. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press.
Created: 17 March 2011 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 02 August 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Setchell, W.A. (1905). Gymnogongrus torreyi (Ag.) J. Ag.. Rhodora 7: 136-138.
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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 25 March 2019.