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
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 September 2018.