Pterocladia heteroplatos (Børgesen) Rao & Kaliaperumal 1982
Pterocladia heteroplatos (Børgesen) Umamaheswara Rao & Kaliaperumal 1982: 109, fig. 1
Published in: Umamaheswara Rao, M. & Kaliaperumal, N. (1982). Genus Pterocladia (Rhodophyceae) from India. Bulletin of the Botanical Survey of India 22: 109-111, 1 fig.
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Gelidium heteroplatos Børgesen
Type locality: Malabar Hill, Bombay, India (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 145).
Gelidium heteroplatos Børgesen 1934
According to Santelices (1999: 73, 74) this entity may be a species of Pterocladiella.
This is a marine species.
Santelices, B. (1999). Taxonomic status of the species originally ascribed to the genus Pterocladia (Gelidiales, Rhodophyta). In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to some Pacific species Vol. VII. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.7, pp. 71-80. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College System.
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Kaliaperumal, N. & Umamaheswara Rao, M. (1981). Studies on the standing crop and phycocolloid of Gelidium pusillum and Pterocladia heteroplatos. Indian Journal of Botany 4(2): 91-95, 1 fig, 3 tables.
Kaliaperumal, N. & Umamaheswara Rao, M. (1985). Seasonal growth, reproduction and spore shedding in Pterocladia heteroplatos. Proceedings of the Indian Academy of Sciences (Plant Sciences) 94: 627-632, 2 figs, 2 tables.
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