Ahnfeltiopsis gigartinoides (J. ) P.C. &
Ahnfeltiopsis gigartinoides (J.Agardh) P.C.Silva & DeCew Northern California
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Ahnfeltiopsis gigartinoides (J.Agardh) P.C.Silva & DeCew 1992: 577
Published in: Silva, P.C. & DeCew, T.C. (1992). Ahnfeltiopsis, a new genus in the Phyllophoraceae (Gigartinales, Rhodophyceae). Phycologia 31: 576-580.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ahnfeltiopsis is Ahnfeltiopsis linearis (C.Agardh) P.C.Silva & DeCew.
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Ahnfeltia gigartinoides J.Agardh
Ahnfeltia gigartinoides J.Agardh 1847
mid intertidal; tide pool; sand; epilithic (Augyte & Shaughnessy, 2014). - (5 Dec 2014) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
(as Ahnfeltia gigartinoides J.Agardh)
English: Sea nibbles (Chapman & Chapman 1980).
Hawaiian: Limu aki aki, Limu koeleele (Madlener 1977).
Japanese: Itanigusa saimi (Madlener 1977).
Created: 23 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 October 2007 by M.D. Guiry
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León-Alvarez, D., Serviere-Zaragoza, E. & González-González, J. (1997). Description of the tetrasporangial crustose and gametangial erect phases of Ahnfeltiopsis gigartinoides (J. Ag.) Silva et DeCew (Rhodophyta, Phyllophoraceae) in Bahía de Banderas, Mexico. Botanica Marina 40: 397-404.
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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 February 2019.