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Gigartina boryi Setchell & N.L.Gardner

Publication details
Gigartina boryi Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1933: 268, pls 48, 49

Published in: Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1933). A preliminary survey of Gigartina, with special reference to its Pacific North American species. University of California Publications in Botany 17: 255-339, Plates 46-65.

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 Chondracanthus harveyanus (K├╝tzing) Guiry

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

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

Type information
Type locality: Pacific Grove [Monterey Co.] California (Setchell & Gardner 1933: 268). Type: N.L. Gardner; UC 294522 (Setchell & Gardner 1933: 268). Notes: Hughey & Hommersand (2008: 145) cite UC 294525 (a cystocarpic plant) in addition to UC 294522 (a tetrasporangial plant) cited by Setchell & Gardner (1933: 268).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Hughey, J.R. & Hommersand, M.H. (2008). Morphological and molecular systematic study of Chondracanthus (Gigartinaceae, Rhodophyta) from Pacific North America. Phycologia 47: 124-155.

Key references
Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.

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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 22 September 2018.

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