Gymnogongrus comosus Kützing 1869
Gymnogongrus comosus Kützing 1869: 25, pl. 67: figs a, b
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1869). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. XIX pp. i-iv, 1-36, 100 pls. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ahnfeltia plicata (Hudson) E.M.Fries
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), furnished with tufts of leaves or hairs.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Maggs, C.A., McLachlan, J.L. & Saunders, G.W. (1989). Infrageneric taxonomy of Ahnfeltia (Ahnfeltiales, Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 25(2): 351-368.
Pujals, C. (1963). Catálogo de Rhodophyta citadas para la Argentina. Revista del Museo Argentino de Ciencias Naturales "Bernardino Rivadavia", Ciencias Botánicas 3(1): 1-139, no figs.
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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.