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Gigartina conferta Schousboe ex Montagne

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gigartinales
Family Gigartinaceae
Genus Gigartina

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Gigartina conferta Schousboe ex Montagne
Cultivation pond in IOLR, Israel. For further information visit www.seaweedipc.com. Michael Friedlander. © Michael Friedlander (michael@ocean.org.il).

 

Gracilaria conferta (Schousboe ex Montagne) Montagne Cultivation pond in IOLR, Israel. For further information visit www.seaweedipc.com
© Michael Friedlander (michael@ocean.org.il)

Publication details
Gigartina conferta Schousboe ex Montagne 1839: 12, pl. 9: figs K-O

Published in: Montagne, C. (1841). Plantae cellulares. In: Histoire naturelle des Iles Canaries. (Barker-Webb, P. & Berthelot, S. Eds) Vol. 3, pp. 161-208. Paris:
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gigartina is Gigartina pistillata (S.G.Gmelin) Stackhouse.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gracilaria conferta (Schousboe ex Montagne) Montagne

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dense (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Cape Spartel, Morocco (Gargiulo, De Masi & Tripodi 1992: 59). Type: P.K.A. Schousboe; herb. Thuret, PC (Gargiulo, De Masi & Tripodi 1992: 59). Notes: Isotype: PC-Herb. Thuret.

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Source of current name
Montagne, C. (1846). Algues, Lichens, Hépatiques et Mousses. In: Voyage autour du monde exécuté pendant les années 1836 et 1837 sur la corvette la Bonite commandée par M. Vaillant...Botanique...Tome Premier. Cryptogames cellulaires et vascularies (Lydopodinées) par MM. Montagne, D.M., Léveillé, D.M. et Spring, D.M. et P. 1844-1846. (Gaudichaud, C. Eds) Vol. 1, pp. [i]-xi, [1]-163, 205-314, (345)-346 (= Addenda et emendanda). Paris: Arthus Bertrand, Éditeur.

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Verified by: 06 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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