Hincksia sandriana   (Zanardini) P. Silva,  1987 (Algae)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Phaeophyceae

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Plurilocular sporangia ovate or conically elongate.

Synonym (s)
Giffordia sandriana Silva et al., 1996
Hincksia sandriana (Zanardini) P. Silva in P. Silva, Menez, & Moe, 1987
Giffordia sandriana (Zanardini) G. Hamel, 1939
(Homotypic synonym)
Ectocarpus sandrianus Zanardini, 1843
(Homotypic synonym)
Ectocarpus elegans Thuret, 1863
(Heterotypic synonym)
Ectocarpus granulosoides Setchell & N. L. Gardner, 1922
(Heterotypic synonym)
Ectocarpus parksii Setchell & N. L. Gardner, 1924
(Heterotypic synonym)
Giffordia granulosoides (Setchell & N. L. Gardner) Hollenberg & I. A. Abbott, 1966
(Heterotypic synonym)
Giffordia elegans (Thuret) Knoeppfler-Peguy, 1974
(Heterotypic synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Gujarat, Dwarka Coast (Lat: 18.17) (Long: 66.17) INDIA
• Gujarat INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Sahoo, D; Nivedita and Debasish (2001) Seaweeds of Indian coast S. B. Nangia, A. P. H. Publishing Corporation, New Delhi 283 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Silva, PC; Basson, PW and Moe, RL (1996) Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean University of California Press 79 1259 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Krishnamurthy, V (2006) Key to the taxonomic identification of green and brown marine algae of India Recent advances on applied aspects of Indian marine algae with reference to global scenario. Seaweed taxonomic identification, aquaculture, resource, environment, fouling and disease Central Salt and Marine Chemicals Research Institute, Bhavnagar 1 1-146 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • (2006) Algaebase Available at - http://www.algaebase.org/

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