Gelidium applanatum , Bolton & R.J.
Gelidium applanatum Stegenga, Bolton & R.J.Anderson 1997: 272 pl. 86.
Published in: Stegenga, H., Bolton, J.J. & Anderson, R.J. (1997). Seaweeds of the South African west coast. pp.  + 1-655. Cape Town: Bolus Herbarium, University of Cape Town.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Hout Bay, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. (Stegenga, Bolton & Anderson 1997: 272). Holotype: R.J. Anderson; 15 January 1992; growing on Pyura stolonifera from about a depth of 15m depth at Vulcan Rock. BOL Stegenga slide 1479 (Stegenga, Bolton & Anderson 1997: 272). Notes: Isotype: Stenenga slide 1480 (BOL)
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Gelidium applanatum Stegenga, Bolton & R.J.Anderson)
Africa: South Africa (Stegenga, Bolton & Anderson 1997).
Created: 08 February 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 January 2007 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 26 August 2019.