Gelidium papenfussii N.H. 1949
Gelidium papenfussii N.H.Loomis 1949: 1, pls 1, 3, 8
Published in: Loomis, N.H. (1949). New species of Gelidium and Pterocladia with notes on the structure of the thalli in these genera. Occasional Papers of the Allan Hancock Foundation 6: 1-29.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gelidium purpurascens N.L.Gardner
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Palisades, Santa Monica, California (Loomis 1949: 1). Notes: Dawson (1953: 70) notes that a holotype was not designated, but is represented by one or more specimens under Loomis 5291, June 30, 1930 in the private collection of Mrs. Nina Loomis. (Contact details are included in original reference.) Isotype preparations are on slides 1104-1105 in the herbarium of the AHF.
Created: 15 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 December 2008 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 October 2020.