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Goniotrichum elegans (Chauvin) Zanardini

Publication details
Goniotrichum elegans (Chauvin) Zanardini 1847: 249

Published in: Zanardini, G. (1847). Notizie intorno alle cellulari marine delle lagune e de'litorali di Venezia (I). Atti del Reale Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti 6: 185-262, 1 plate.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Goniotrichum is .

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Stylonema alsidii (Zanardini) K.M.Drew

Bangia elegans Chauvin

Type information
Type locality: Arromanches-les-baines, Calvados, France (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 87).

Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), elegant (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Womersley (1994: 24) cites (Chauvin) Le Jolis as the authority. - (15 May 2009) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Goniotrichum elegans (Chauvin) Zanardini)
Europe: Britain (Newton 1931), Channel Islands (Lyle 1920), France (Miranda 1932), France (Breizh) (Feldmann 1954), Germany (Ludwig & Schnittler 1996), Ireland (Adams 1908, Cotton 1912), Italy (Giaccone 1969), Portugal (Ardré 1970), Romania (Caraus 2002), Spain (Sauvageau 1897, Miranda 1931, Seoane-Camba 1957, Seoane-Camba 1965, Barcelo & Seoane 1982), Sweden (Kylin 1907, Kylin 1944).

Atlantic Islands: Canary Islands (Børgesen 1927).

North America: Mexico (Dawson 1953), Washington (WA) (Scagel 1957).

Caribbean Islands: St Croix (Børgesen 1915), St Thomas (Børgesen 1915).

South America: Argentina (Pujals 1963), Peru (Dawson, Acleto & Foldvik 1964).

Africa: Morocco (Dangeard 1949), Sierra Leone (John, Price, Maggs & Lawson 1979).

Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

Pacific Islands: Easter Island (Børgesen 1924, Santelices & Abbott 1987), Marshall Islands (Dawson 1957).

Source of current name
Drew, K.M. (1956). Conferva ceramicola Lyngbye. Botanisk Tidsskrift 53: 67-74, 2 figs.

Key references
Dawson, E.Y., Acleto, O.C. & Foldvik, N. (1964). The seaweeds of Peru. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 13: 1-111, 81 pls.

Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.

Yoon, H.S., Muller, K.M., Sheath, R.G., Ott, F.D. & Bhattacharya, D. (2006). Defining the major lineages of red algae (Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 42: 482-492.

Zinova, A.D. (1955). Opredelitel burykh vodoroslej severnykh morej SSSR [Determination book of the red algae of the northern seas of the USSR]. pp. 1-219 [+ 1], 169 figs. Moscow & Leningrad: Akad. Nauk SSSR.

Zinova, A.D. (1967). Opredelitel zelenikh, burikh i krasnich odoroslei juzhnikh morei SSSR [Guide to the green, brown and red algae of the southern seas of USSR]. pp. 1-398. Moscow, Leningrad: Academia Nauk. [in Russian]

Created: 16 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 04 December 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Fries, L. (1960). The influence of different B12 analogues on the growth of Goniotrichum elegans (Chauv.). Physiologia Plantarum 13: 264-275.
Fries, L. (1972). The influences of phenolic compounds on the growth of Goniotrichum elegans (Chauv,). Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 7: 575-579.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 November 2019.

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