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Gymnogongrus patens (Goodenough & Woodward) J.Agardh

Publication details
Gymnogongrus patens (Goodenough & Woodward) J.Agardh 1851: 324

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1851). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen secundum: algas florideas complectens. Part 1. pp. [i]-xii, [1]-336 + 337-351 [Addenda and Indices]. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
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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.

Basionym
Fucus patens Goodenough & Woodward

Type information
Syntype localities: Marazion in littore Cornubiensi et apud Ilfracombe in com. Devon. frequens [Marazion, Cornwall and Ilfracombe, South Devon, England] (Goodenough & Woodward 1797: 173).

Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), spreading, outspread, diverging from the axis at almost 90 degrees (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Pérez-Cirera, J.L. (1973). Datos sobre la flora algológica bentónica de Cabo Raso (Portugal). Anales del Instituto Botánico A. J. Cavanilles 30: 5-13.

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