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Gigartina chauvinii (Bory) J.Agardh

Publication details
Gigartina chauvinii (Bory) J.Agardh 1842: 104

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1842). Algae maris Mediterranei et Adriatici, observationes in diagnosin specierum et dispositionem generum. pp. [i]-x, 1-164. Parisiis [Paris]: Apud Fortin, Masson et Cie.
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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 Chondracanthus chauvinii (Bory) K├╝tzing

Basionym
Sphaerococcus chauvinii Bory

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

Nomenclatural notes
Taylor (1945) cites this sp. as Gigartina Chauvinii (Bory) Montagne.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: San Esteban Island, Lower California, Johnston (no.53), April; Georges Island, Gulf of California, Johnston (no.101), April (Setchell & Gardner 1924: 744). Type: Growing on rocks. (Setchell & Gardner 1924: 744).

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Key references
Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1924). New marine algae from the Gulf of California. Proceeding of the California Academy of Science, Series 4 12: 695-949, 77 plates.

Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1924). New marine algae from the Gulf of California. Proceeding of the California Academy of Science, Series 4 12: 695-949, 77 plates.

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