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Gelidium lucasii V.M.May

Publication details
Gelidium lucasii V.M.May 1944: 226 (as 'Lucasii' )

Published in: May, V. 1944. (1944). Studies on Australian marine algae. I. The corrected name for Pterocladia pectinata (A. & E. S. Gepp) Lucas. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 69: 226-228.

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 Ptilophora pectinata (A.Gepp & E.S.Gepp) R.E.Norris

Eponomy
Named for Arthur Henry Shakespeare Lucas (1853-1936), Australian phycologist.

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

General environment
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.

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M.D. 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 21 July 2019.

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