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Gymnogongrus carnosus Setchell &N.L.Gardner

Publication details
Gymnogongrus carnosus Setchell &N.L.Gardner 1924: 745, plate 47a & pl. 22, fig. 1

Published in: 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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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gymnogongrus is Gymnogongrus griffithsiae (Turner) C.Martius.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), fleshy, succulent, soft but firm (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: San Pedro Martir Island, Gulf of California (Setchell & Gardner 1924: 745). Type: Ivan M. Johnston (no.102); April; Beach drift. Herb. Calif. Uni. Sci. 1345 (Setchell & Gardner 1924: 745).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Gymnogongrus carnosus Setchell &N.L.Gardner)
North America: Gulf of California (Dawson 1944), Mexico (Dawson 1961).

Source of current name
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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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 13 December 2018.

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