Gigartina asperifolia J.
Gigartina asperifolia J.Agardh 1899: 15
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1899). Analecta algologica, Continuatio V. Lunds Universitets Års-Skrift, Andra Afdelningen, Kongl. Fysiografiska Sällskapets i Lund Handlingar 35(4): 1-160, 3 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chondracanthus spinosus (Kützing) Guiry
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Santa Barbara, California (Dawson 1961: 265). Lectotype: Mrs Bingham; LD Herb. Alg. Agardh. 23716 (Dawson 1961: 265). Notes: Type is a tetrasporangial collection (Hughey & Hommersand 2008: 139).
Source of current name
Hughey, J.R. & Hommersand, M.H. (2008). Morphological and molecular systematic study of Chondracanthus (Gigartinaceae, Rhodophyta) from Pacific North America. Phycologia 47: 124-155.
Created: 30 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 April 2008 by M.D. 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 21 September 2018.