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Gymnogongrus platyphyllus N.L.Gardner

Publication details
Gymnogongrus platyphyllus N.L.Gardner 1927: 247, pl. 24: figs 8-10; pl. 34

Published in: Gardner, N.L. (1927). New Rhodophyceae from the Pacific coast of North America. II. University of California Publications in Botany 13: 235-272, pls 24-35.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gymnogongrus is Gymnogongrus griffithsiae (Turner) C.Martius.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with broad leaves.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Duxbury Reef, Marin County, Calif. (Dawson 1961: 252). Holotype: N. L. Gardner; Herb. Calif. Acad. Sci. 284030 (Dawson 1961: 252).

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Key references
Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 September 2018.

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