Fauchea laciniata f. pygmaea Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1912

Publication Details
Fauchea laciniata f. pygmaea Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1912: 238, 239

Published in: Setchell, W.A. (1912). Algae novae et minus cognitae, I. University of California Publications in Botany 4(14): 229-268, pls 25-31.

Request PDF

Publication date: "May 29, 1912"

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Fauchea is Fauchea repens (C.Agardh) Montagne & Bory.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gloiocladia laciniata (J.Agardh) N.Sánchez & Rodríguez-Prieto.

Type Information
Type locality: San Pedro, California, U.S.A.; (Setchell 1912: 238) Lectotype: N.L. Gardner; UC; 173507 (Hawkes 1986: 331) Notes: According to Setchell (1912), the f. pygmaea grows chiefly on jointed corallines which form a zone at the lower tide mark or just below.

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), slashed into narrow divisions with tapering, pointed incisions (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 15 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 15 August 2015

Verification of Data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Loading synonyms...
Loading notes...
Loading common names...
Loading distribution...
Loading references...
Loading bibliographical references...
Loading culture providers...

Linking to this page: https://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=17246

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 15 August 2015. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 06 December 2022

Currently in AlgaeBase: