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Gelidiocolax margaritoides (M.T.Martin & M.A.Pocock) K.-C.Fan & Papenfuss

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gracilariales
Family Pterocladiophilaceae
Genus Gelidiocolax

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Gelidiocolax margaritoides (M.T.Martin & M.A.Pocock) K.-C.Fan & Papenfuss
male, North of Portugal, 2006. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Gelidiocolax margaritoides (M.T.Martin & M.A.Pocock) K.-C.Fan & Papenfuss
male, North of Portugal, 2006. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Gelidiocolax margaritoides (M.T.Martin & M.A.Pocock) K.-C.Fan & Papenfuss
Ría de Pontevedra, Galicia, Spain, 2007. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Gelidiocolax margaritoides (M.T.Martin & M.A.Pocock) K.-C.Fan & Papenfuss
microscope, tetrasporangia, North of Portugal, Cabo Mundo, 2006. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Gelidiocolax margaritoides (M.T.Martin & M.A.Pocock) K.-C.Fan & Papenfuss
Spain; parasite on Gelidium; tetrasporangia in surface view. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Gelidiocolax margaritoides (M.T.Martin & M.A.Pocock) K.-C.Fan & Papenfuss
Spain; parasite on Gelidium. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Gelidiocolax margaritoides (M.T.Martin & M.A.Pocock) K.-C.Fan & Papenfuss
microscope, North of Portugal, Cabo Mundo, 2006. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

 

Publication details
Gelidiocolax margaritoides (M.T.Martin & M.A.Pocock) K.-C.Fan & Papenfuss 1959: 33-34

Published in: Fan, K.-C. & Papenfuss, G.F. (1959). Red algal parasites occurring on members of the Gelidiales. Madroño 15: 33-38, 10 figs.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gelidiocolax is Gelidiocolax microsphaericus N.L.Gardner.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Choreocolax margaritoides M.T.Martin & M.A.Pocock

Type information
Type locality: Kleinemonde, near Port Alfred, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 181).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Choreocolax margaritoides M.T.Martin & M.A.Pocock 1953

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Gelidiocolax margaritoides (M.T.Martin & M.A.Pocock) K.-C.Fan & Papenfuss)
Europe: France (Dizerbo & Herpe 2007, Anon. 2017), Portugal (Cremades et al., 2002, Araújo et al. 2009), Spain (Bárbara & Cremades 1996, Veiga, Cremades & Bárbara 1998, Bárbara 2002, Bárbara et al., 2003, Bárbara et al. 2005, Peña & Bárbara 2006, Peña & Bárbara 2008, Cires Rodriguez & Cuesta Moliner 2010), Spain (incl. Canary Is.) (Gallardo et al. 2016).

Africa: South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).

Created: 21 August 1996 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 11 April 2009 by M.D. Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 January 2018.

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