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Gigartina isiforme (C.Agardh) Endlicher

Publication details
Gigartina isiforme (C.Agardh) Endlicher 1843: 42

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gigartina is Gigartina pistillata (S.G.Gmelin) Stackhouse.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Eucheuma isiforme (C.Agardh) J.Agardh

Basionym

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

Nomenclatural notes
Cheney (1988: 212) cites this as Gigartina isisformis.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Cheney, D.P. (1988). The genus Eucheuma J. Agardh in Florida and the Caribbean. In: Taxonomy of economic seaweeds with reference to some Pacific and Caribbean species. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.2, pp. 209-219. La Jolla: Univ. Calif..

Created: 26 May 2003 by Sandy Lawson

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References
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Lawson, C.J., Rees, D.A., Stancioff, D.J. & Stanley, N.F. (1973). Carrageenans Part VIII. Repeating structures of galactan sulphates from Furcellaria fastigiata, Gigartina canaliculata, G. chamissoi, G. atropurpurea, Ahnfeltia durvillaei, Gymnogongrus furcellatus, Eucheuma cottonii, E. spinosum, E. isiforme, E. uncinatum, Aghardiella tenera, Pachymenia hymantophora, and Gloiopeltis cervicornis. J Chem Soc : 2177-2182.

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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 17 December 2018.

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