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Gigartina cornea (Hudson) S.F.Gray

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 cornea (Hudson) S.F.Gray
Gelidium corneum, lower intertidal, Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2013, Ignacio Bárbara" . Ignacio Bárbara. © Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Gigartina cornea (Hudson) S.F.Gray
together Pterocladiella capillacea, Barizo, Galicia, Spain. 08 Nov 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Gigartina cornea (Hudson) S.F.Gray
transverse section, Barizo, Galicia, Spain, 2010. 08 Nov 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Gigartina cornea (Hudson) S.F.Gray
transverse section, Barizo, Galicia, Spain, 2010. 08 Nov 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Gigartina cornea (Hudson) S.F.Gray
longitudinal section, Barizo, Galicia, Spain, 2010. 08 Nov 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Gigartina cornea (Hudson) S.F.Gray
longitudinal section, Barizo, Galicia, Spain, 2010. 08 Nov 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Gigartina cornea (Hudson) S.F.Gray
South of Portugal, 2011. 08 Nov 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Gigartina cornea (Hudson) S.F.Gray
South of Portugal, 2011. 08 Nov 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Gigartina cornea (Hudson) S.F.Gray
South of Portugal, 2011. 08 Nov 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Gigartina cornea (Hudson) S.F.Gray
together G. attenuatum, North of Spain, 2011. 08 Nov 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

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Gelidium corneum (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux Spain, Galicia, Ría de A Coruña, 2009, cystocarp in TS
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
Gigartina cornea (Hudson) S.F.Gray 1821: Pl. 1

Published in: Gray, S.F. (1821). A natural arrangement of British plants, according to their relations to each other, as pointed out by Jussieu, De Candolle, Brown, &c. including those cultivated for use; with an introduction to botany, in which the terms newly introduced are explained; illustrated by figures. pp. vol. 1: [i]-xxviii, [1]- 824, pls I-XXI plates. London: Printed for Baldwin, Cradock & Joy, Paternoster-Row.
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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 Gelidium corneum (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux

Basionym
Fucus corneus Hudson

Type information
Type locality: Devonshire, England (Lipkin & Silva 2002: 9). Type: D. Miller; BM (ex herb. Buddle, Sloane collection) (Lipkin & Silva 2002: 9).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), horny, hard and close-textured but not brittle (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 17 April 2016 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 439 times since it was created.

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Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
Salvador Valenzuela Miranda 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 September 2018.

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