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Griffithsia furcellata J.Agardh 1842

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Wrangeliaceae
Tribe Griffithsieae
Genus Griffithsia

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Griffithsia furcellata J.Agardh
Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2008. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

 

Petrocelis franciscana Setchell & N.L.Gardner

Anotrichium furcellatum (J.Agardh) Baldock Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2008
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
Griffithsia furcellata J.Agardh 1842: 75-76

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1842). Algae maris Mediterranei et Adriatici, observationes in diagnosin specierum et dispositionem generum. pp. [i]-x, 1-164. Parisiis [Paris]: Apud Fortin, Masson et Cie.
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Publication date: 9 April 1842

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Griffithsia is Griffithsia corallina C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Anotrichium furcellatum (J.Agardh) Baldock

Type information
Type locality: Propre Amalfi regni Neapolitani (near Amalfi, Napoli, Italy) (Agardh 1842: 76).

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), forked; having a small notch at apex (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Griffithsia furcellata J.Agardh)
Europe: Balearic Islands (Ribera Siguán 1983, Ribera Siguán & Gómez Garreta 1984), Netherlands (Stegenga & Mol 1983).

North America: California (Stewart 1991).

Africa: Tunisia (Ben Maiz, Boudouresque & Quahchi 1987).

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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 20 October 2021.

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