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Iridaea tuberculosa (Hooker f. & Harvey) Leister 1993

Publication details
Iridaea tuberculosa (Hooker f. & Harvey) Leister in Hommersand & al. 1993: 110

Published in: Hommersand, M.H., Guiry, M.D., Fredericq, S. & Leister, G.L. (1993). New perspectives in the taxonomy of the Gigartinaceae (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta). Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 14: 105-120, 41 figs.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Iridaea is Iridaea cordata (Turner) Bory.

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

Basionym
Chondrus tuberculosus Hooker f. & Harvey

Type information
Type locality: Auckland Islands (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: BM, TCD (Hommersand, Guiry, Fredericq & Leister 1993: 112).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chondrus tuberculosus Hooker f. & Harvey 1845
Nothogenia tuberculosa (Hooker f. & Harvey) K├╝tzing 1849
Gigartina tuberculosa (Hooker f. & Harvey) Grunow 1886

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
D'Archino, R., Nelson, W.A. & Sutherland, J.E. (2019). Unnamed for over 30 years: Gigartina falshawiae sp. nov. (Gigartinaceae, Rhodophyta) and its confusion with Iridaea tuberculosa in New Zealand. Phycologia 59: 45-53.

Created: 10 February 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 10 October 2021 by E.A. Molinari Novoa

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References
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D'Archino, R., Nelson, W.A. & Sutherland, J.E. (2019). Unnamed for over 30 years: Gigartina falshawiae sp. nov. (Gigartinaceae, Rhodophyta) and its confusion with Iridaea tuberculosa in New Zealand. Phycologia 59: 45-53.

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E.A. Molinari Novoa in 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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