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Gigartina chondrus Areschoug

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Publication details
Gigartina chondrus Areschoug

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gigartina is Gigartina pistillata (S.G.Gmelin) Stackhouse.


No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Burns, R.L. & Mathieson, A.C. (1972). Ecological studies of economic red algae. II. Culture studies of Chondrus crispus Stackhouse and Gigartina stellata (Stackhouse) Batters. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 8: 1-6.
Chen, L.C.-M., McLachlan, J., Neish, A.C. & Shacklock, P.F. (1973). The ratio of kappa- to lambda- carrageenan in the nuclear phases of the Rhodophycean algae, Chondrus crispus and Gigartina stellata. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 53: 11-16.
Fernández, C. (1992). Criterios biológicos para la explotación de los campos naturales de las especies productoras de carragenatos (Chondrus crispus y Gigartina stellata). Cuadernos Área Ciencias Mariñas, Sem. Est. Galegos 5: 9-16.
Munda, I. (1977). The structure and distribution of the Gigartina stellata (Stackh.) Batters and Chondrus crispus Stackh. associations in Icelandic waters. Botanica Marina 20: 291-301.
Pybus, C. (1977). The ecology of Chondrus crispus and Gigartina stellata (Rhodophyta) in Galway Bay. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 57: 609-628.
Seoane-Camba, J.A. (1967). Las especies españolas de Gigartina y Chondrus: el carragen. Publicaciones Técnicas de la Junta de Estudios de Pesca 6: 291-302.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 February 2020.

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