Griffithsia secunda ex J. 1851
Griffithsia secunda Harvey ex J.Agardh 1851: 85-86
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 currently regarded as a synonym of Anotrichium secundum (Harvey ex J.Agardh) G.Furnari
Type locality: "ad oras Capenses" (Muizenberg, False Bay, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva & al. 1996: 376).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), next, following, second, having leaves or other features turned towards the same side (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Reported by Abbott (1999) as Griffithsia secundum Harvey ex J. Agardh.
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.
Created: 19 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 April 2021.