Gigartina leptorhynchos J.
Mazzaella leptorhynchos (J.Agardh) Leister Cabrillo National Monument, California.
Gigartina leptorhynchos J.Agardh 1885: 28
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1885). Till algernes systematik. Nya bidrag. (Fjerde afdelningen.). Lunds Universitets Årskrift, Afdelningen for Mathematik och Naturvetenskap 21(8): 1-117, 1 pl.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Mazzaella leptorhynchos (J.Agardh) Leister
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Santa Barbara, California (Dawson 1961: 270). Type: Dimmick, Bingham, Cooper, Cleveland; Herb. Agargh, Lund, Sweden 23648, 23649, 23654, 23655 (Dawson 1961: 270).
Source of current name
Hommersand, M.H., Guiry, M.D., Fredericq, S. & Leister, G.L. (1993). New perspectives in the taxonomy of the Gigartinaceae (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta). Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 14: 105-120, 41 figs.
Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
Created: 04 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 07 July 2009 by Wendy Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 1237 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=14840
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 January 2019.