Gelidium pulchellum var. setaceum (Turner) 1902
Gelidium pulchellum var. setaceum (Turner) Batters 1902: 62
Published in: Batters, E.A.L. (1902). A catalogue of the British marine algae being a list of all the species of seaweeds known to occur on the shores of the British Islands, with the localities where they are found. Journal of Botany, British and Foreign 40(Supplement): 1-107.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gelidiella acerosa (Forsskål) Feldmann & Hamel
Fucus corneus var. setaceus Turner
Type locality: Red Sea (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 150).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), beautiful and little (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 02 April 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 10 December 2005 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 27 November 2020.