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Gigartina pumila Zanardini

Publication details
Gigartina pumila Zanardini 1874: 502, no fig.

Published in: Zanardini, G. (1874). Phyceae australicae novae vel minus cognitae. Flora 57: 486-490, 497-505.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gigartina is Gigartina pistillata (S.G.Gmelin) Stackhouse.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dwarf.

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

Nomenclatural notes
"Nomen dubium" (Womersley 1994: 301). - (28 Nov 2017) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: "Hab. Port Philip, algas majores adhaerens - (Ferd. von Mueller.)" [Port Philip, Victoria, Australia] (Zanardini 1874: 502). Type: MCVE

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Key references
Womersley, H.B.S. (1994). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIA - Bangiophyceae and Florideophyceae (Acrochaetiales, Nemaliales, Gelidiales, Hildenbrandiales and Gigartinales sensu lato). pp. 1-508, 167 figs, 4 pls, 4 maps. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.

Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 28 November 2017 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 November 2018.

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