Gigartina coriacea (E.Y. ) D.H.Kim
Gigartina coriacea (E.Y.Dawson) D.H.Kim 1976: 44
Published in: Kim, D.H. (1976 '1975'). A study of the development of cystocarps and tetrasporangial sori in Gigartinaceae (Rhodophyta, Gigartinales). Nova Hedwigia 27: [i]-vi, 1-146, 237 figs, 6 tables, 1 map.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Mazzaella coriacea (E.Y.Dawson) Hughey
Rhodoglossum coriaceum E.Y.Dawson
Type locality: Punta Descanso, Baja California, Mexico. (Dawson 1961: 257). Holotype: Dawson 97-45; April 8, 1945.; Tidal channels on the reef two miles north of Punta Descanco. UC Notes: Type in UC fide INA (26.xii.2005).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Hommersand, M.H., Fredericq, S., Freshwater, D.W. & Hughey, J. (1999). Recent developments in the systematics of the Gigartinaceae (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta) based on rbcL sequence analysis and morphological evidence. Phycological Research 47: 139-152.
Created: 26 December 2005 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 August 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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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 19 February 2020.