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Herposiphonia rigida var. laxa Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1930

Publication details
Herposiphonia rigida var. laxa Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1930: 164

Published in: Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1930). Marine algae of the Revillagigedo Islands Expedition in 1925. Proceedings of the California Academy of Science, Series 4 19: 109-215, Plates 4-15.
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Publication date: 30 December 1930

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Herposiphonia is Herposiphonia tenella (C.Agardh) Ambronn.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Herposiphonia rigida N.L.Gardner

Type information
Type locality: Isla Guadalupe, México (Setchell & Gardner 1930: 164). Holotype: H.L. Mason No. 126; April 1925; Cast ashore.. CAS 173623 (Setchell & Gardner 1930: 164).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), rigid (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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 16 September 2021.

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