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Gelidium scoparium Montagne & Millardet 1862

Classification:
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 scoparium Montagne & Millardet
Heron Island, Queensland. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Gelidium scoparium Montagne & Millardet
Hawaii; scale 1 mm. 15 Aug 2011. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

 

Trachelomonas zuberi Koczwara

Ceratodictyon scoparium (Montagne & Millardet) R.E.Norris Heron Island, Queensland
© J.M. Huisman

Publication details
Gelidium scoparium Montagne & Millardet 1862: 13, pl. XXVII [27]: 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.
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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 Ceratodictyon scoparium (Montagne & Millardet) R.E.Norris

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), in the form of a broom; fastigiate (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
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.

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