Gelidium melanoideum Schousboe ex 1892
Pterocladiella melanoidea (Schousboe ex Bornet) Santelices & Hommersand microscope, tetrasporangial sorus; South of Spain, Tarifa, 2007
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Gelidium melanoideum Schousboe ex Bornet 1892: 269
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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pterocladiella melanoidea (Schousboe ex Bornet) Santelices & Hommersand
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Tangier, Morocco (Bornet 1892: 269). Notes: Alg. Schousb. nos 376, 377
Source of current name
Santelices, B. & Hommersand, M. (1997). Pterocladiella, a new genus in the Gelidiaceae (Gelidiales, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 36: 114-119.
Created: 14 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 10 November 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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Dixon, P.S. & De Valéra, M. (1961). A critical survey of the evidence for the occurrence of Gelidium torulosum Kütz. and G. melanoideum Schousb. ex Born. in Britain and Ireland. British Phycological Bulletin 2: 67-70.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 03 December 2020.