Gelidium scoparium & Millardet 1862
Ceratodictyon scoparium (Montagne & Millardet) R.E.Norris Heron Island, Queensland
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Gelidium scoparium Montagne & Millardet 1862: 13, pl. XXVII : fig. 1
Published in: Montagne, C. & Millardet, P.M.A. (1862). Botanique, cryptogamie, Algues. In: Notes sur l'île de Réunion (Bourbon). Annexe O. (Maillard, L. Eds), pp. 25.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ceratodictyon scoparium (Montagne & Millardet) R.E.Norris
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), in the form of a broom; fastigiate (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Réunion [Indian Ocean] (Montagne & Millardet 1862: 12). Type: Maillard 50; PC Herb. Montagne (Montagne & Millardet 1862: 12).
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
De Toni, G.B. (1900). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. IV. Florideae. Sectio II. pp. [i-iv], 387-774 + 775-776 [Index]. Patavii [Padova]: Sumptibus auctoris.
Created: 19 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 August 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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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 05 December 2020.