Griffithsia anthericephala E.Y.Dawson 1950

Publication Details
Griffithsia anthericephala E.Y.Dawson 1950: 155, figs 20, 21

Published in: Dawson, E.Y. (1950). Notes on Pacific coast marine algae, V. American Journal of Botany 37: 337-344.

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 anthericephalum (E.Y.Dawson) Baldock.

Type Information
Type locality: Southwest tip of Isla Guadalupe, Baja California, Mexico; (Dawson 1962: 71) Type: Hubbs; 12 July 1946; epiphytic on Laurencia, intertidal, north side of reef; Herb. A. Hancock Foundation (36924); (Dawson 1962: 70, 71)

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 22 January 2002 by G.M. Guiry.

Last updated: 21 March 2010

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 21 March 2010. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 18 June 2024

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