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Gelidiopsis intricata (C.Agardh) Vickers

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Rhodymeniales
Family Lomentariaceae
Genus Gelidiopsis

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Gelidiopsis intricata (C.Agardh) Vickers
recolectada en la zona Sur del Macizo Guamuhaya, sobre sustrato rocoso. Foto: Ángel Moreira..

Gelidiopsis intricata (C.Agardh) Vickers
Panama. In situ showing coarse wiry turf.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Gelidiopsis intricata (C.Agardh) Vickers
Panama. Apex of stolon initiating ventral rhizoidal tuft.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Gelidiopsis intricata (C.Agardh) Vickers
Panama. Stolon with rhizoidal tuft.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Gelidiopsis intricata (C.Agardh) Vickers
Panama. Stolon with rhizoidal tuft.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Gelidiopsis intricata (C.Agardh) Vickers
Panama. Transverse section of branch apex showing multiple cells at growing tip.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Gelidiopsis intricata (C.Agardh) Vickers
Panama. Transverse section of branch.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Gelidiopsis intricata (C.Agardh) Vickers
Panama. Transverse section of branch showing cells grading smaller and shorter toward surface.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Gelidiopsis intricata (C.Agardh) Vickers
Tanzania; apical tetrasporangial sori. Eurico Oliveira. © Eurico Oliveira (euricodo@usp.br).

Gelidiopsis intricata (C.Agardh) Vickers
Tanzania. Katrin Østerlund. © Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se).

 

Lithophyllum schmitzii Hariot

Gelidiopsis intricata (C.Agardh) Vickers Panama. Transverse section of branch.
© Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu)

Publication details
Gelidiopsis intricata (C.Agardh) Vickers 1905: 61

Published in: Vickers, A. (1905). Liste des algues marines de la Barbade. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, série 9 1: 45-66.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gelidiopsis is Gelidiopsis variabilis (Greville ex J.Agardh) F.Schmitz.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ceratodictyon intricatum (C.Agardh) R.E.Norris

Basionym
Sphaerococcus intricatus C.Agardh

Type information
Syntype localities: Mauritius; Hawaiian Islands; "Ravak (Rauki), Waigeo Island, Moluccas, Indonesia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 360). Type: Gaudichaud; Herb. Agardh, LD (Silva 1996-to date

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), entangled (Stearn 1973).

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

Habitat notes
In the algal turf at lower eulittoral levels (Tittley et al . 2009). - (25 Mar 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Le Gall, L., Dalen, J.L. & Saunders, G.W. (2008). Phylogenetic analyses of the red algal order Rhodymeniales supports recognition of the Hymenocladiaceae fam. nov., Fryeellaceae fam. nov., and Neogastroclonium gen. nov. Journal of Phycology 44: 1556-1571.

Key references
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

N'Yeurt, A.D.R. & Payri, C.E. (2010). Marine algal flora of French Polynesia III. Rhodophyta, with additions to the Phaeophyceae and Chlorophyta. Cryptogamie Algologie 31: 3-205.

Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.

Skelton, P.A. & South, G.R. (2007). The benthic marine algae of the Samoan Archipelago, South Pacific, with emphasis on the Apia District. Nova Hedwigia Beihefte 132: 1-350.

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