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Gigartina affinis (Harvey) D.H.Kim, nom. illeg.

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gigartinales
Family Gigartinaceae
Genus Gigartina

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Gigartina affinis (Harvey) D.H.Kim
Cabrillo National Monument, California.. 07 Sep 2018. © National Park Service U.S. Department of the Interior.

 

Navicula pelliculosa (K├╝tzing) Hilse

Mazzaella affinis (Harvey) Fredericq Cabrillo National Monument, California.
© National Park Service U.S. Department of the Interior

Publication details
Gigartina affinis (Harvey) D.H.Kim 1976: 43, nom. illeg.

Published in: Kim, D.H. (1976 '1975'). A study of the development of cystocarps and tetrasporangial sori in Gigartinaceae (Rhodophyta, Gigartinales). Nova Hedwigia 27: [i]-vi, 1-146, 237 figs, 6 tables, 1 map.

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 Mazzaella affinis (Harvey) Fredericq

Basionym
Chondrus affinis Harvey

Type information
Type locality: California (Silva 1996-to date). Type: TCD (Hommersand, Guiry, Fredericq & Leister 1993: 110). Notes: Collector: Douglas.

Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), neighbouring, allied to, akin to (Stearn 1973).

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

Nomenclatural notes
A later homonym of Gigartina affinis Harvey (1841: 408).

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 04 January 2005 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 February 2010 by M.D. Guiry

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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 09 December 2018.

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