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Gigartina paitensis W.R.Taylor

Publication details
Gigartina paitensis W.R.Taylor 1947: 79, pl. 11

Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1947). Algae collected by the "Hassler", "Albatross" and Schmitt expeditions. III. Marine algae from Peru and Chile. Papers of the Michigan Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters 31: 57-90.

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

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Paita, Peru (Taylor 1947: 79). Holotype: MICH Hassler 111 (Taylor 1947: 79).

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Key references
Dawson, E.Y., Acleto, O.C. & Foldvik, N. (1964). The seaweeds of Peru. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 13: 1-111, 81 pls.

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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 25 September 2018.

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