Gelidiopsis intricata (C. )
Gelidiopsis intricata (C.Agardh) Vickers Panama. Transverse section of branch.
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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.
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
Sphaerococcus intricatus C.Agardh
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).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
In the algal turf at lower eulittoral levels (Tittley et al . 2009). - (25 Mar 2010) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
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.
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, -591, , 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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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 19 June 2019.