Gigartina isiforme (C. )
Gigartina isiforme (C.Agardh) Endlicher 1843: 42
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Eucheuma isiforme (C.Agardh) J.Agardh
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Cheney (1988: 212) cites this as Gigartina isisformis.
This is a marine species.
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
Verified by: 07 November 2005 by Wendy Guiry
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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.