Gymnogongrus foliosus Harvey 1862: pl. CXCIV 
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1862). Phycologia australica: or, a history of Australian seaweeds; comprising coloured figures and descriptions of the more characteristic marine algae of New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia, and Western Australia, and a synopsis of all known Australian algae. Vol. 4. pp. viii, Plates CLXXXI-CCXL. London: Lovell Reeve & Co..
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Mychodea marginifera (Areschoug) Kraft
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Syntype localities: "Port Phillip Heads, and Western Port, abundant, W. H. H." [Port Phillip Heads and Western Port, Victoria, Australia] (Harvey 1862: pl. CXCIV  ). Lectotype: W.H. Harvey sine numero; TCD 0011961 (Kraft & Saunders 2017: 247). Notes: Lectotype locality" Port Phillip Heads.
Source of current name
Kraft, G.T. (1978). Studies of marine algae in the lesser-known families of the Gigartinales (Rhodophyta). III. The Mychodeaceae and Mychodeophyllaceae. Australian Journal of Botany 26: 515-610, 46 figs.
Created: 25 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 November 2017 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 26 September 2018.