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Gelidium crinale var. spathulatum (Kützing) Ardissone 1874

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gelidiales
Family Gelidiaceae
Genus Gelidium


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Gelidium crinale var. spathulatum (Kützing) Ardissone
microscope, Calanques, Marseille, France, 2011. 01 Jan 0001. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).


Sargassum tasmanicum Sonder

Gelidium spathulatum (Kützing) Bornet microscope, Calanques, Marseille, France, 2011
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
Gelidium crinale var. spathulatum (Kützing) Ardissone 1874: 183

Published in: Ardissone, F. (1874). [Le Floridee italiche descritte ed illustrate.] Studi sulle alghe Italiche Ordine delle Crittonemee. Estratto de Nuovo Giornale Botanico Italiano. N. 3, pag. 161 Agosto, 1869, Firenze [161-. pp. 161-193 (1-35), pls VI-XI. Milano: Tipografia editrice Lombarda.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gelidium is Gelidium corneum (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gelidium spathulatum (Kützing) Bornet

Acrocarpus spathulatus Kützing

Type information
Type locality: Adriatic Sea (Womersley & Guiry 1994: 136). Lectotype: L (Diaz-Tapia & Bárbara 2014: 180). Notes: Lectotype:L (Segi, 1963, fide Diaz-Tapia & Bárbara, 2014).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), of the hair (Smith & Lockwood 1933).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Combination also introduced by Hauck (1883: 183) and Schiffner (1916:). - (9 Mar 2020) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
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.

Key references
Hauck, F. (1883). Die Meeresalgen Deutschlands und Österreichs. In: Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz. Zweite Auflage. (Rabenhorst, L. Eds) Vol. 2, pp. 113-320. Leipzig: Eduard Kummer.

Created: 14 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 09 March 2020 by M.D. Guiry

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Echegaray, J. & Seoane-Camba, J.A. (1982). Estudio comparativo sobre la variación morfológica y fisiológica de Gelidium crinale y G. spathulatum, colectados en el Mediterráneo Catalán. Collectanea Botanica 13(2): 803-816.

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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 06 December 2020.

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