Gymnogongrus torreyi (C. ) J. 1851
Gymnogongrus torreyi (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1851: 319
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1851). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen secundum: algas florideas complectens. Part 1. pp. [i]-xii, -336 + 337-351 [Addenda and Indices]. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Sphaerococcus torreyi C.Agardh
Type locality: Ad New York, unde misit Torrey (Agardh 1822: 254).
Considered a probable synonym of Ahnfeltia plicata by Taylor (1957) - (17 Mar 2011) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.
Taylor, W.R. (1957). Marine algae of the northeastern coast of North America. pp. [i]-vii, -509, 60 pls. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press.
Created: 17 March 2011 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 02 August 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Setchell, W.A. (1905). Gymnogongrus torreyi (Ag.) J. Ag.. Rhodora 7: 136-138.
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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 25 November 2020.