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Gelidium ceramoides Levring

Publication details
Gelidium ceramoides Levring 1949: 395; pl. 41, fig. 1, text-fig. 1A,B

Published in: Levring, T. (1949). Six marine algae from New Zealand. Transactions of the Royal Society of New Zealand 77: 391-397.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gelidium is Gelidium corneum (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Zuccarelloa ceramoides (Levring) D'Archino & W.A.Nelson

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: South Otago, Kaka Point (46°22.80'S, 169°46.90'E) (D'Archino et al. 2017: 555). Lectotype: M. Finlayson; 30 April 1945; WELT A022958 (VWL No. 6045) (D'Archino et al. 2017: 555, fig. 21). Notes: Isotypes: WELT A022959 - A022961 (VWL No. 6045), A022962 (VWL No. 6078).

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.

(as Gelidium ceramoides Levring)
Australia and New Zealand: New Zealand (Adams 1994).

Source of current name
D'Archino, R., Nelson, W.A. & Sutherland, J.E. (2017). Neither Callophyllis nor Gelidium: Blastophyllis gen. nov. and Zuccarelloa gen. nov. (Kallymeniaceae, Rhodophyta) for three New Zealand species. Phycologia 56(5): 549-560, 34 fig.

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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 March 2019.

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