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Bangia maxima Gardner 1927

Publication details
Bangia maxima Gardner 1927: 235

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Bangia is Bangia atropurpurea (Mertens ex Roth) C.Agardh.

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

Type information
Type locality: Bolinas Bay, California, USA (Lynch, Sheath & Muller 2008: 600). Type: Gardner 4581; mouth of bay. UC 284050 (Index Nominum Algarum Notes: Only known from littoral boulders in Bolinas Bay (Lynch et al. 2008: 600).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), largest.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Lynch, M.D.J., Sheath, R.G. & Muller, K.M. (2008). Phylogenetic position and ISSR-estimated intraspecific genetic variation of Bangia maxima (Bangiales, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 47: 599-613.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 19 December 2014 by G.M. Guiry

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References
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Lynch, M.D.J., Sheath, R.G. & Muller, K.M. (2008). Phylogenetic position and ISSR-estimated intraspecific genetic variation of Bangia maxima (Bangiales, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 47: 599-613.

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