Gigartina polycarpa (Kützing) & N.L.Gardner
Gigartina polycarpa (Kützing) Setchell & N.L.Gardner Gigartina polycarpa, Cape of Good Hope, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
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Gigartina polycarpa (Kützing) Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1933: 295
Published in: Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1933). A preliminary survey of Gigartina, with special reference to its Pacific North American species. University of California Publications in Botany 17: 255-339, Plates 46-65.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Mastocarpus polycarpus Kützing
Type locality: Cape of Good Hope, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 292).
Mastocarpus polycarpus Kützing 1849
This is a marine species.
De Clerck, O., Gavio, B., Fredericq, S., Cocquyt, E. & Coppejans, E. (2005). Systematic reassessment of the red algal genus Phyllymenia (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta). European Journal of Phycology 40: 169-178.
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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 11 December 2018.