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Gelidium corneum var. setaceum J.V.Lamouroux 1822

Publication details
Gelidium corneum var. setaceum J.V.Lamouroux 1822: 384 [128 in reprint]

Published in: Lamouroux, J.V.F. (1822). Algae. In: Enumeratio plantarum quas in insulis Archipelagi aut littoribus Ponti-Euxini, annis 1819 et 1820, collegit atque detexit J. Dumont d'Urville. pp 255-387. Mémoires de la Société Linnéenne de Paris 1: 382-387.
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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 Gelidium serra (S.G.Gmelin) E.Taskin & M.J.Wynne

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), horny, hard and close-textured but not brittle (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Taskin, E. & Wynne, M.J. (2013). Proposal of Gelidium serra (S.G. Gmel.) comb. nov. to replace Gelidium bipectinatum G. Furnari (Rhodophyta). Webbia: Journal of Plant Taxonomy and Geography 68: 21-23.

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