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)
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.
(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 21 February 2019.