Gayliella flaccida (Harvey ex Kützing) T.O.Cho & L.M.McIvor 2008
Ceramium flaccidum (Harvey ex Kützing) ArdissoneRottnest Island, Western AustraliaJohn Huisman (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Gayliella flaccida (Harvey ex Kützing) T.O.Cho & L.M.McIvor 2008: 723, fig. 1 A-R
Published in: Cho, T.O., Boo, S.M., Hommersand, M.H., Maggs, C.A., McIvor, L. & Fredericq, S. (2008). Gayliella gen. nov. in the tribe Ceramieae (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta) based on molecular and morphological evidence. Journal of Phycology 44: 721-738, 11 figs.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Gayliella.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Ad oras britannicas prope Kilkee [Kilkee, Co. Clare, Ireland]; (Kützing 1862: 21) Lectotype: "Harv. in litt." [W.H. Harvey]; L; 940.265.55 (Maggs & Hommersand 1993: 59) Notes: Syntypes: L, BM, TCD.
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), flaccid, not able to hold up its own weight (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 02 July 2008 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 08 April 2022
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 08 April 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 06 December 2022