Gigartina chapmanii J.D.Hooker &
Gigartina chapmanii J.D.Hooker & Harvey in Harvey 1855: 251, pl. CXIX .B
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1855). Algae. In: The botany of the Antarctic voyage of H.M. discovery ships Erebus and Terror, in the years 1839-1843, under the command of Captain Sir James Clark Ross.... II. Flora Novae-Zelandiae. Part II. Flowerless plants. (Hooker, J.D. Eds), pp. 211-266. London: Reeve.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chondracanthus chapmanii (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) Fredericq
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Maketu, New Zealand (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 290). Type: Chapman; BM (Silva 1996-to date Notes: B [BM]; N. New Zealand (Hommersand et al. 1993: 118).
Source of current name
Hommersand, M.H., Fredericq, S. & Freshwater, D.W. (1994). Phylogenetic systematics and biogeography of the Gigartinaceae (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta) based on sequence analysis of rbcL. Botanica Marina 37: 193-203, 2 figs, 3 tables.
Created: 25 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 14 July 2016 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.