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Sarcothalia circumcincta (J.Agardh) Hommersand

Publication details
Sarcothalia circumcincta (J.Agardh) Hommersand in Hommersand et al. 1993: 113

Published in: Hommersand, M.H., Guiry, M.D., Fredericq, S. & Leister, G.L. (1993). New perspectives in the taxonomy of the Gigartinaceae (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta). Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 14: 105-120, 41 figs.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Sarcothalia is Sarcothalia burmannii (C.Agardh) K├╝tzing.

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

Basionym
Gigartina circumcincta J.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: New Zealand; Chatham Islands (Silva 1996-to date). Type: LD (Hommersand, Guiry, Fredericq & Leister 1993: 113).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Gigartina circumcincta J.Agardh 1876

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Gigartina apoda J.Agardh 1899
Gigartina circumcinta var. apoda (J.Agardh) V.J.Chapman 1979

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Hommersand, M.H., Moe, R.L., Amsler, C.D. & Fredericq, S. (2009). Notes on the systematics and biogeographical relationships of Antarctic and sub-Antarctic Rhodophyta with descriptions of four new genera and five new species. Botanica marina 52: 509-534.

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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 19 April 2019.

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