Gigartina unalaschcensis ( ) J.
Gigartina unalaschcensis (Ruprecht) J.Agardh 1899: 11
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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Mastocarpus pacificus (Kjellman) Perestenko
Type locality: Unalaska, Alaska (Lindstrom et al. 2011: 670). Type: Wosnessenski; (Lindstrom et al. 2011: 670). Notes: Lindstrom et al. (2011: 670) designate the central specimen of the S syntype as lectotype.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Lindstrom, S.C., Hughey, J.R. & Martone, P.T. (2011). New, resurrected and redefined species of Mastocarpus (Phyllophoraceae, Rhodophyta) from the northeast Pacific. Phycologia 50(6): 661-683.
Created: 11 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 August 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 February 2020.