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Gelidiella womersleyana Kraft & I.A.Abbott

Publication details
Gelidiella womersleyana Kraft & I.A.Abbott 1998: 56, figs 2-17

Published in: Kraft, G.T. & Abbott, I.A. (1998). Gelidiella womersleyana (Gelidiales, Rhodophyta), a diminutive new species from the Hawaiian Islands. Botanica Marina 41: 51-61, 17 figs, 1 table.

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 Parviphycus womersleyanus (Kraft & I.A.Abbott) B.Santelices

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Kaiwi Point, ca. 1 km north of the harbor at Kailua-Kona, Hawaii I., 19.67º N Lat., 156.0º W. Long. (Kraft & Abbott 1998: 56). Holotype: G. Kraft; 4 May 1996; From the sides of a nearly vertical basalt pinnacle between 7-9 m depths, growing on encrusting coralline algae. MELU A42498 (Kraft & Abbott 1998: 56). Notes: Two whole-mount isotypes (MELU, A42499, A42500) and one isotype slide of cross-sections (MELU, A42501).

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References
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Kraft, G.T. & Abbott, I.A. (1998). Gelidiella womersleyana (Gelidiales, Rhodophyta), a diminutive new species from the Hawaiian Islands. Botanica Marina 41: 51-61, 17 figs, 1 table.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 October 2019.

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