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Gelidium canariense (Grunow) Seoane-Camba ex Haroun, Gil-Rodríguez, Díaz de Castro & Prud'homme 2002

Publication details
Gelidium canariense (Grunow) Seoane-Camba ex Haroun, Gil-Rodríguez, Díaz de Castro & Prud'homme 2002: 162

Published in: Haroun, R.J., Gil-Rodríguez, M.C., Díaz de Castro, J. & Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. (2002). A checklist of the marine plants from the Canary Islands (central eastern Atlantic Ocean). Botanica Marina 45: 139-169.
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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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Gelidium cartilagineum var. canariense Grunow

Type information
Type locality: Puerto Orotava [Puerto de la Cruz], Tenerife, Islas Canarias (Afonso Carrillo & Sansón 1999: 158). Type: W (Afonso Carrillo & Sansón 1999: 158). Notes: Type was illustrated by Prud'homme van Reine et al. (1994, fig. 4).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), living in or from the Canary Islands (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Gelidium cartilagineum var. canariense Grunow 1884

Nomenclatural notes
"Prud'homme" is the recommended usage for "Prud'homme van Reine" (IPNI). - (6 Feb 2017) - M.D. Guiry

Taxonomic notes
John et al. (2004) cite Gelidium cartilagineum (L.) Gaillon and Gelidium versicolor (S.G. Gmel.) J.V. Lamour. as synonyms of this species.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Alfonso, B., Hernández, J.C. & Sansón, M. (2018). Tetraspore germination of two vulnerable marine algae, Gelidium canariense and G. arbusculum (Rhodophyta, Gelidiales). Botanica Marina 61(2): 111-114.

Alfonso, B., Sangil, C. & Sansón, M. (2017). Morphological and phenological reexamination of the threatened endemic species Gelidium canariense (Gelidiales, Rhodophyta) from the Canary Islands. Botanica Marina 60(5): 543-553.

Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Bouza, N., Caujape-Castells, J., Gonzalez-Perez, M.A. & Sosa, P.A. (2006). Genetic structure of natural populations in the red algae Gelidium canariense (Gelidiales, Rhodophyta) investigated by random amplified polymorphic DNA (RAPD) markers . Journal of Phycology 42: 304-311.

Created: 29 September 1999 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Alfonso, B., Hernández, J.C. & Sansón, M. (2018). Tetraspore germination of two vulnerable marine algae, Gelidium canariense and G. arbusculum (Rhodophyta, Gelidiales). Botanica Marina 61(2): 111-114.
Alfonso, B., Sangil, C. & Sansón, M. (2017). Morphological and phenological reexamination of the threatened endemic species Gelidium canariense (Gelidiales, Rhodophyta) from the Canary Islands. Botanica Marina 60(5): 543-553.
Bouza, N., Caujape-Castells, J., Gonzalez-Perez, M.A. & Sosa, P.A. (2006). Genetic structure of natural populations in the red algae Gelidium canariense (Gelidiales, Rhodophyta) investigated by random amplified polymorphic DNA (RAPD) markers . Journal of Phycology 42: 304-311.
Rico, J.M., Domínguez-Álvarez, S., Morales-Pérez, C.E. & Gil-Rodríguez, M.C. (2005). Variability in sporangial types in Gelidium canariense (Gelidiaceae, Rhodophycota). Rev. Acad. Canar. Cienc. XVII (Núm. 4): 19-25.

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