Gelidium lanceolatum Harvey 1833
Prionitis lanceolata (Harvey) Harvey
Cabrillo National Monument, California, USA - 07 September 2018.
Gelidium lanceolatum Harvey 1833: 164 (as 'Gelidium ? lanceolatum')
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1833). Algae. In: The botany of Captain Beechey's voyage; comprising an account of the plants collected by Messrs Lay and Collie, and other officers of the expedition, during the voyage to the Pacific and Bering's Strait, performed in His Majesty's Ship Blossom, under the command of Captain F.W. Beechey, R.N., F.R. & A.S., in the years 1825, 26, 27, and 28. (Hooker, W.J. & Arnott, G.A. Eds), pp. 163-165. London: Henry G. Bohn, No. 4 York Street, Covent Garden.
Publication date: October [TL-2]
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Prionitis lanceolata (Harvey) Harvey.
Type locality: California; (Harvey 1833: 164) Notes: Silva (1979: 320) gives Monterey Bay, California, as the type locality.
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), lance-shaped.
This is a marine species.
Created: 07 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 19 July 2021
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 19 July 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 06 December 2023