Gelidium muricatum 1843
Endocladia muricata (Endlicher) J.Agardh Cape Perpetua Oregon, U.S.A.; upper intertidal with Pelvetiopsis limitata.
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Gelidium muricatum Endlicher 1843: 41
Published in: Endlicher, S.L. (1843). Mantissa botanica altera. Sistens genera plantarum supplementum tertium. pp. [i-vi], 1-111. Vindobonae [Vienna]: apud Fridericum Beck, Universitatis Bibliopolam.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Endocladia muricata (Endlicher) J.Agardh
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), covered wiith short, hard points.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
As Gigartina muricata Postels & Ruprecht is later homonym of Gigartina muricata (S.G. Gmelin) J.V. Lamouroux, this is treated as a new name. - (18 Aug 2006) - Wendy Guiry
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No distributions recorded
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Source of current name
Agardh, J.G. (1847). Nya alger från Mexico. Öfversigt af Kongl. Vetenskaps-Adademiens Förhandlingar, Stockholm 4: 5-17.
Created: 18 August 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 December 2015 by Paul Gabrielson
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Paul Gabrielson in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 October 2020.