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Whidbeyella cartilaginea Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1903

Publication details
Whidbeyella cartilaginea Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1903: 295

Published in: Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1903). Algae of northwestern America. University of California Publications in Botany 1: 165-418, Plates 17-27.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Whidbeyella.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), cartilaginous, flexible but firm and tough (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: West coast of Whidbey Island, Washington (Setchell & Gardner 1903: 295). Type: N.L.G. No. 632; (Setchell & Gardner 1903: 295). Notes: Cast ashore.

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Key references
Scagel, R.F. (1962). A morphological study of the red alga Whidbeyella cartilaginea Setchell et Gardner. Can J Bot 40: 1217-1222.

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References
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Scagel, R.F. (1962). A morphological study of the red alga Whidbeyella cartilaginea Setchell et Gardner. Can J Bot 40: 1217-1222.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 October 2020.

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