Gayella polyrhiza Rosenvinge 1893

Rosenvingiella polyrhiza (Rosenvinge) P.C.Silva

Current name: Rosenvingiella polyrhiza (Rosenvinge) P.C.Silva
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Publication Details
Gayella polyrhiza Rosenvinge 1893: 937, figs 45-46

Published in: Rosenvinge, L.K. (1893). Grønlands Havalger. Meddelelser om Grønland 3: 763-981, 57 figs, 2 pls.

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Type Species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Gayella.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Rosenvingiella polyrhiza (Rosenvinge) P.C.Silva.

Type Information
Lectotype locality: Godthaab, Greenland; (Burrows 1991: 27) Type: L.K. Rosenvinge; 2 July 1886; C; 186 - Danish geological and geographical Survey of Greenland

Created: 27 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 05 March 2012

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