Gymnophlaea pusilla 1884
Gymnophlaea pusilla Berthold 1884: 23, pl. 7: figs 12-14
Published in: Berthold, G. (1884). Die Cryptonemiaceen des Golfes von Neapel. Fauna und Flora des Golfes von Neapel 12: 1-127.
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Predaea pusilla (Berthold) Feldmann
Type locality: Gulf of Naples, Italy, Mediterranean Sea (Berecibar et al. 2009: 221).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very small (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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.
Source of current name
Feldmann, J. (1942). Remarque sur les Némastomacées. Bulletin de la Société Botanique de France 89: 104-113, 1 fig.
Berecibar, E., Wynne, M.J., Bárbara, I. & Santos, R. (2009). Records of Rhodophyta new to the flora of the Iberian Atlantic coast. Botanica Marina 52(3): 217-228, 26 figs.
Funk, G. (1955). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Meeresalgen von Neapel: Zugleich mikrophotographischer Atlas. Pubblicazioni della Stazione Zoologica di Napoli 25(Suppl.): i-x , 1-178, 36 figs.
Created: 07 March 2007 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 April 2021.