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Gigartina farlowiana J.Agardh

Publication details
Gigartina farlowiana J.Agardh 1899: 15

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1899). Analecta algologica, Continuatio V. Lunds Universitets Års-Skrift, Andra Afdelningen, Kongl. Fysiografiska Sällskapets i Lund Handlingar 35(4): 1-160, 3 pls.
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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 Chondracanthus spinosus (Kützing) Guiry

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

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No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

Type information
Type locality: California [USA] (Agardh 1899: 15). Lectotype: W.G. Farlow; LD 23717 (Hughey & Hommersand 2008: 139). Notes: Lectotype designated by Setchell & Gardner (1933: 268, pl. 47: fig. 1; Hughey & Hommersand 2008: 139).

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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.

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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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