Sarcodiotheca furcata ( & N.L.Gardner)
Sarcodiotheca furcata (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) Kylin 1925: 16
Published in: Kylin, H. (1925). The marine red algae in the vicinity of of the Biological Station at Friday Harbor, Wash. Lunds Universitets Årsskrift, Ny Följd, Andra Afdelningen 21(9): 1-87, 47 figs.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Sarcodiotheca.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Whidbey Island , Washington (Setchell & Gardner 1924: 747). Holotype: N.L. Gardner 633; June 1901; Cast ashore from deep water. UC 95512 (Silva 1996-to date
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), furcate, forked (Stearn 1992).
Anatheca furcata Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1903
This is a marine species.
Type locality: West coast of Whidbey Island, Washington. (Dawson 1961: 229). Not specified: (Dawson 1961: 229). Notes: Type is not specified but implied as N. L. Gardner no. 633 in the Herbarium of the University of California
Hollenberg, G.J. & Abbott, I.A. (1966). Supplement to Smith's marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. [i]-ix [xii], -130, 53 figs. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
Murru, M. & Sandgren, C.D. (2004). Habitat matters for inorganic carbon acquisition in 38 species of red macroalgae (Rhodophyta) from Puget Sound, Washington, USA. Journal of Phycology 40: 837-845, 2 figs, 1 table.
Created: 20 May 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 October 2007 by M.D. Guiry
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Gabrielson, P.W. (1982). Morphological studies of members of the tribe Agardhielleae (Solieriaceae, Rhodophyta) I. Sarcodiotheca furcata (Setchell et Gardner) Kylin and Sarcodiotheca dichotoma (Howe) Dawson. Phycologia 21: 75-85.
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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 23 April 2019.