Gymnogongrus foliosus 1862
Gymnogongrus foliosus Harvey 1862: pl. CXCIV 
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1862). Phycologia australica: or, a history of Australian seaweeds; comprising coloured figures and descriptions of the more characteristic marine algae of New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia, and Western Australia, and a synopsis of all known Australian algae. Vol. 4. pp. viii, Plates CLXXXI-CCXL. London: Lovell Reeve & Co..
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Mychodea marginifera (Areschoug) Kraft
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Syntype localities: "Port Phillip Heads, and Western Port, abundant, W. H. H." [Port Phillip Heads and Western Port, Victoria, Australia] (Harvey 1862: pl. CXCIV  ). Lectotype: W.H. Harvey sine numero; TCD 0011961 (Kraft & Saunders 2017: 247). Notes: Lectotype locality" Port Phillip Heads.
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.
Source of current name
Kraft, G.T. (1978). Studies of marine algae in the lesser-known families of the Gigartinales (Rhodophyta). III. The Mychodeaceae and Mychodeophyllaceae. Australian Journal of Botany 26: 515-610, 46 figs.
Created: 25 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 November 2017 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 25 November 2020.