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Gigartina recurva Edyvane & Womersley

Publication details
Gigartina recurva Edyvane & Womersley 1994: 303, 305, figs. 95D-G, 96H-J

Published in: Edyvane, K.S. & Womersley, H.B.S. (1994). Family Gigartinaceae Kützing 1843: 389. In: The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Rhodophyta - Part IIIA. (Womersley, H.B.S. Eds), pp. 285-314. Canberra:

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gigartina is Gigartina pistillata (S.G.Gmelin) Stackhouse.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Usually in the lower eulittoral on moderate to rough-water coasts (Edyvane & Womersley 1994: 305).

Type information
Type locality: Bicheno, Tasmania (Edyvane & Womersley 1994: 305). Holotype: Womersley; 4 November 1982; lower eulittoral. AD A56320 (Edyvane & Womersley 1994: 305). Notes: Isotypes in "Marine Algae of southern Australiaā€¯ No. 356.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 March 2019.

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