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Gigartina insignis (Endlicher & Diesing) F.Schmitz

Publication details
Gigartina insignis (Endlicher & Diesing) F.Schmitz in E.S.Barton 1896: 459

Published in: Barton, E.S. (1896). Cape algae. Journal of Botany, British and Foreign 34: 193-198, 458-461, 5 Figs.
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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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Sphaerococcus musciformis (Wulfen) C.Agardh

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), distinguished.

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Iridaea insignis Endlicher & Diesing 1845

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Verified by: 19 February 2011 by M.D. Guiry

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 October 2018.

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