Gelidium cartilagineum var. setaceum (C. )
Gelidium cartilagineum var. setaceum (C.Agardh) Grunow 1867: 81
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Syntype localities: "Ad caput bonae spei. In mari Indico" (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 136).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), cartilaginous, flexible but firm and tough (Stearn 1973).
Sphaerococcus cartilagineus var. setaceus C.Agardh 1822
This is a marine species.
Created: 03 May 2001 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 23 September 2004 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 22 August 2019.