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Gelidium attenuatum (Turner) Thuret ex Bornet 1892

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gelidiales
Family Gelidiaceae
Genus Gelidium

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Gelidium attenuatum (Turner) Thuret ex Bornet
Gelidium attenuatum, lower intertidal, Ría de A. Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2013, Ignacio Bárbara" . Ignacio Bárbara. © Igancio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Gelidium attenuatum (Turner) Thuret ex Bornet
Gelidium attenuatum, lower intertidal, Ría de A. Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2013, Ignacio Bárbara" . Ignacio Bárbara. © Igancio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Gelidium attenuatum (Turner) Thuret ex Bornet
Gelidium attenuatum, lower intertidal, Ría de A. Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2013, Ignacio Bárbara. Ignacio Bárbara. © Igancio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Gelidium attenuatum (Turner) Thuret ex Bornet
San Pedro, Galicia, Spain, 2007. 08 Nov 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Gelidium attenuatum (Turner) Thuret ex Bornet
San Pedro, Galicia, Spain, 2007. 08 Nov 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Gelidium attenuatum (Turner) Thuret ex Bornet
Bastiagueiro becah, Galicia, Spain, 2008. 08 Nov 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

 

Gelidium attenuatum (Turner) Thuret ex Bornet San Pedro, Galicia, Spain, 2007
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
Gelidium attenuatum (Turner) Thuret ex Bornet 1892: 271

Published in: Bornet, E. (1892). Les algues de P.-K.-A. Schousboe. Mémoires de la Société des Sciences Naturelles et Mathématiques de Cherbourg 28: 165-376, pls I-III.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gelidium is Gelidium corneum (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux.

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

Basionym
Fucus corneus var. attenuatus Turner

Type information
Type locality: probably Spain (Dixon 1959: 345). Type: pobably received from Clement O Cabrera; Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (Dixon 1959: 345).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), attenuate (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Fucus corneus var. attenuatus Turner 1819

Taxonomic notes
Gelidium microdon Kützing ? (Dixon, 1959: 347). - (3 Oct 2014) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Cormaci, M., Furnari, G. & Alongi, G. (2020). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Rhodophyta - Rhodymeniophycidae I. Acrosymphytales, Bonnemaisoniales, Gelidiales, Gigartinales, Gracilariales. Bollettino Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali in Catania 53(38): 11-346, incl. 55 pls.

Dixon, P.S. & Irvine, L.M. (1977). Miscellaneous notes on algal taxonomy and nomenclature. IV. Botaniska Notiser 120: 137-141.

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