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Gelidium allanii V.J.Chapman 1969

Publication details
Gelidium allanii V.J.Chapman 1969: 98, pl. 33A

Published in: Chapman, V.J. (1969). The marine algae of New Zealand. Part III. Rhodophyceae, Issue 1. Bangiophycidae and Florideophycidae (Nemalionales, Bonnemaisoniales, Gelidiales). In: . ( Eds), pp. 1-113. Lehre: Cramer.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gelidium is Gelidium corneum (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gelidium johnstonii Setchell & N.L.Gardner

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Waitata Rocks, Russell, Bay of Islands, New Zealand (Millar & Freshwater 2005: 226). Type: V.W. Lindauer; 20 ix 1937; AKU 47 (Millar & Freshwater 2005: 226). Notes: Lindauer Algae of New Zealand No. 137. Isotypes in NSW and other herbaria.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Boo, G.H., Kim, K.M., Nelson, W.A., Riosmena-Rodríguez, R., Yoon, K.J. & Boo, S.M. (2014). Taxonomy and distribution of selected species of the agarophyte genus Gelidium (Gelidiales, Rhodophyta). Journal of Applied Phycology 26: 1243-1251.

Key references
Millar, A.J.K. & Freshwater, D.W. (2005). Morphology and molecular phylogeny of the marine algal order Gelidiales (Rhodophyta) from New South Wales, including Lord Howe and Norfolk Islands. Australian Systematic Botany 18: 215-263.

Created: 11 July 1998 by M.D. Guiry

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Nelson, W.A., Knight, G.A., Falshaw, R., Furneaux, R.H., Falshaw, A. & Lynds, S.M. (1994). Characterisation of the enigmatic, endemic red alga Gelidium allanii (Gelidiales) from northern New Zealand - morphology, distribution, agar chemistry. Journal of Applied Phycology 6: 497-507, 5 figs, 3 tables.

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