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Gymnogongrus tenuis J.Agardh

Publication details
Gymnogongrus tenuis J.Agardh 1849: 88

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1849). Algolosgiska bidrag. Öfversigt af Kongl. Vetenskaps-Adademiens Förhandlingar, Stockholm 6: 79-89.

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
Chondrus tenuis J.Agardh ex Kützing

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thin, fine, slender (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chondrus tenuis J.Agardh ex Kützing 1849

Nomenclatural notes
See Wynne (2011: 101, note 291) regarding the authorship of this name. - (19 Aug 2011) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: "Hab. ad insulae lndiae occidentalis." [West Indies] (Agardh 1849: 88).

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Key references
Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. [1]-264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 October 2018.

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