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Gelidium helenae Dickinson

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gelidiales
Family Gelidiaceae
Genus Gelidium

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Gelidium helenae Dickinson
KwaZulu-Natal. Frederic Leliaert. © Frederik Leliaert (Frederik.Leliaert@ugent.be).

 

Trichosolen blomquistii (Díaz-Piferrer) D.M.John

Ptilophora helenae (Dickinson) R.E.Norris KwaZulu-Natal
© Frederik Leliaert (Frederik.Leliaert@ugent.be)

Publication details
Gelidium helenae Dickinson 1950: 565, figs. 1, 2, pl. 3

Published in: Dickinson, C.I. (1950). Two new species of Gelidium from Natal. Bulletin of Miscellaneous Information, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew 1949: 565-567, 2 figs, Plates 3, 4.

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

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Richards Bay, Natal, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 131).

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: 01 May 2001 by Sandy Lawson

Verified by: 19 August 2006 by M.D. Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 May 2019.

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