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Gelidiella refugiensis E.Y.Dawson 1944

Publication details
Gelidiella refugiensis E.Y.Dawson 1944: 262, 263, pl. 43, figs 4-6

Published in: Dawson, E.Y. (1941). A review of the genus Rhodymenia with descriptions of new species. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 3: 123-181, pls 18-30.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gelidiella is Echinocaulon spinellum K├╝tzing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gelidium refugiense (E.Y.Dawson) Santelices

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
Dawson (1944: 262) cites Gelidiella ? refugiensis and notes (p. 263) that the species is more or less typically Gelidiella in most respects and must be placed here to await further investigation. - (20 Nov 2007) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

Type information
Type locality: North shore of Puerto Refugio (Dawson 1944: 263). Type: D.237; 28 January 1940; AHF 20 (Dawson 1944: 263). Notes: Cast up on beach. Type locality: In beach drift on north shore of Puerto Refugio, Isla Angel del la Guarda, Baja California, Mexico; Herbarium: LAM, no. 500229, now at UC (Santelices, 2007: 298).

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Source of current name
Santelices, B. (2007). Testing the usefulness of attachment structures in the taxonomy of small-sized gelidioids. Phycologia 46(3): 293-299, 13 figs, 3 tables.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 October 2020.

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