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Gigartina ancistroclada Montagne

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gigartinales
Family Gigartinaceae
Genus Gigartina

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Gigartina ancistroclada Montagne

 

Publication details
Gigartina ancistroclada Montagne 1845: 121

Published in: Montagne, C. (1845). Plantes cellulaires. In: Voyage au Pôle Sud et dans l'Océanie sur les corvettes l'Astrolabe et la Zelée...pendant les années 1837-1838-1839-1840, sous le commandement de M.J. Dumont-d'Urville. Botanique. (Hombron, J.B. & Jacquinot, H. Eds) Vol. 1, pp. i-xiv, 1-349. Paris: Gide et Cie, Éditeurs.
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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.

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

Nomenclatural notes
1842, Tab. IX, fig 3 (Index Nominum algarum). 1842: 6; 1845: 121, pl. 7 fig. 4 (Edyvane & Womersley 1994: 305). - (13 Jul 2009) - Wendy Guiry

Taxonomic notes
According to Edyvane & Womersley (1994: 305), Parsons (pers. comm.) considers G. ancistroclada is probably a form of the New Zealand G. decipiens (Hooker & Harvey) Harvey. - (3 Jul 2009) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Akaroa, New Zealand (Edyvane & Womersley 1994: 305). Type: PC (Edyvane & Womersley 1994: 305). Notes: d' Urville (Index Nominum Algarum). Isotype: L (Hommersand et al. 1993: 118).

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Key references
Edyvane, K.S. & Womersley, H.B.S. (1994). Family Gigartinaceae Kützing 1843: 389. In: The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Rhodophyta - Part IIIA. (Womersley, H.B.S. Eds), pp. 285-314. Canberra:

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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