Gelidium tropicum (E.Y. ) Verheij & Prud'homme, nom. illeg. 1993
Gelidium tropicum (E.Y.Dawson) Verheij & Prud'homme 1993, nom. illeg.
Published in: Verheij, E. & Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. (1993). Seaweeds of the Spermonde Archipelago, SW Sulawesi, Indonesia. Blumea 37: 385-510, 6 figs, 1 table, 19 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pterocladiella caerulescens (Kützing) Santelices & Hommersand
Pterocladia tropica E.Y.Dawson
Type locality: Palmyra Atoll Holotype: E.Y. Dawson 19458; 19.x.1958; UC
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Erroneous citation of Pterocladia tropica: unintended combination is illegitimate as no basionym was cited. - (10 Jan 2007) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 26 October 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 May 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 September 2021.