Gelidium palmatum G.H. & K.M.Kim 2020
Gelidium palmatum G.H.Boo & K.M.Kim 2020: 35, figs 1 & 2
Published in: Boo, G.H. & Kim, K.M. (2020). A new species of marine algae from Korea based on morphology and molecular data: Gelidium palmatum sp.nov. (Gelidiales, Rhodophyta). algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 35(1): 33-43.
Publication date: 2020
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), lobed or divided in the manner of an outspread hand with the sinuses between the lobes pointing to the place of attachment (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Donggori, Wando, Korea (34°19'57.32"N, 126°53'00.59"E) (Boo & Kim 2020: 35). Holotype (tetrasporangial): G.H. Boo; July 14, 2014; CNUK CNU059012 (Boo & Kim 2020: 35). Notes: Isotypes: CNU059009, CNU059010, CNU059011 and CNU059013 in CNUK.
Lin, S.-M., Liu, M.-C., Guiry, M.D., Ang, P., Jr., & Hsueh, H.-J. (2018). A reassessment of Gelidium divaricatum G. Martens (Gelidiaceae, Rhodophyta) from Hong Kong, including Gelidiophycus hongkongensis sp. nov. Phytotaxa 348(1): 49-55, 3 figs.
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Boo, G.H. & Kim, K.M. (2020). A new species of marine algae from Korea based on morphology and molecular data: Gelidium palmatum sp.nov. (Gelidiales, Rhodophyta). algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 35(1): 33-43.
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Wendy 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.