Gigartina pumila Zanardini 1874: 502, no fig.
Published in: Zanardini, G. (1874). Phyceae australicae novae vel minus cognitae. Flora 57: 486-490, 497-505.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dwarf.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
"Nomen dubium" (Womersley 1994: 301). - (28 Nov 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "Hab. Port Philip, algas majores adhaerens - (Ferd. von Mueller.)" [Port Philip, Victoria, Australia] (Zanardini 1874: 502). Type: MCVE
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Gigartina pumila Zanardini)
Australia and New Zealand: Victoria (Zanardini 1874).
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. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 April 2019.