Gigartina flagelliformis (Sonder) Sonder
Gigartina flagelliformis (Sonder) Sonder 1848: 176
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gracilaria flagelliformis (Sonder) Womersley
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flagelliform (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Womersley, H.B.S. (1996). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIB - Gracilariales, Rhodymeniales, Corallinales and Bonnemaisoniales. Vol. 5 pp. 1-392, 160 figs. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & the State Herbarium of South Australia.
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.
Created: 17 May 2001 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 24 February 2009 by Wendy Guiry
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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 22 March 2019.