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Gelidiella myrioclada (Børgesen) Feldmann & Hamel

Publication details
Gelidiella myrioclada (Børgesen) Feldmann & Hamel 1934: 533

Published in: Feldmann, J. & Hamel, G. (1934). Observations sur quelques Gélidiacées. Revue Générale de Botanique 46: 528-549, 11 figs.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gelidiella is Echinocaulon spinellum Kützing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Millerella myrioclada (Børgesen) G.H.Boo

Echinocaulon myriocladum Børgesen

Type information
Type locality: Malabar Hill, Bombay, India [Mumbai, India] (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 152). Holotype: F. Børgesen, no. 5235; on rock in exposed places near high water mark. C Borgesens' four slides, barcode C-A-92391 (Boo et al. 2015: 478, 479). Notes: Lectotype = specimen shown in fig. 5a fide Hatta & Prud'homme van Reine, 1991 (INA). [see discussion on pp. 479, 480 in Boo et al., 2015].

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Habitat notes
Forming a felt on sand-covered rock (Lipkin & Silva 2002). - (31 May 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Boo, G.H., Nguyen, T.V., Kim, J.Y., Le Gall, L., Rico, J.M., Botallico, A. & Boo, S.M. (2016). A revised classification of the Gelidiellaceae (Rhodophyta) with descriptions of three new genera: Huismaniella, Millerella and Perronella. Taxon 65(5): 965-979, 6 figs.

Key references
Lipkin, Y. & Silva, P.C. (2002). Marine algae and seagrasses of the Dahlak Archipelago, southern Red Sea. Nova Hedwigia 75(1-2): 1-90, 7 figs.

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