Gigartina polycarpa (Kützing) & N.L.Gardner
Gigartina polycarpa (Kützing) Setchell & N.L.Gardner Gigartina polycarpa, Cape of Good Hope, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
© M.D. Guiry
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.
Created: 16 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 August 2011 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 1408 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=2683
Cite this record as:
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 16 October 2018.