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Gelidium intricatum (C.Agardh) Kützing 1849

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gelidiales
Family Gelidiaceae
Genus Gelidium

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Gelidium intricatum (C.Agardh) Kützing
recolectada en la zona Sur del Macizo Guamuhaya, sobre sustrato rocoso. Foto: Ángel Moreira..

Gelidium intricatum (C.Agardh) Kützing
Panama. In situ showing coarse wiry turf.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Gelidium intricatum (C.Agardh) Kützing
Panama. Apex of stolon initiating ventral rhizoidal tuft.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Gelidium intricatum (C.Agardh) Kützing
Panama. Stolon with rhizoidal tuft.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Gelidium intricatum (C.Agardh) Kützing
Panama. Stolon with rhizoidal tuft.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Gelidium intricatum (C.Agardh) Kützing
Panama. Transverse section of branch apex showing multiple cells at growing tip.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Gelidium intricatum (C.Agardh) Kützing
Panama. Transverse section of branch.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Gelidium intricatum (C.Agardh) Kützing
Panama. Transverse section of branch showing cells grading smaller and shorter toward surface.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Gelidium intricatum (C.Agardh) Kützing
Tanzania; apical tetrasporangial sori. Eurico Oliveira. © Eurico Oliveira (euricodo@usp.br).

Gelidium intricatum (C.Agardh) Kützing
Tanzania. Katrin Østerlund. © Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se).

 

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Gelidiopsis intricata (C.Agardh) Vickers Panama. Transverse section of branch showing cells grading smaller and shorter toward surface.
© Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu)

Publication details
Gelidium intricatum (C.Agardh) Kützing 1849: 767

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
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Publication date: 23-24 July 1849

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gelidium is Gelidium corneum (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ceratodictyon intricatum (C.Agardh) R.E.Norris

Basionym
Sphaerococcus intricatus C.Agardh

Type information
Syntype localities: Mauritius; Hawaiian Islands; "Ravak (Rauki), Waigeo Island, Moluccas, Indonesia (Silva & al. 1996: 360). Type: Gaudichaud; Herb. Agardh, LD (Index Nominum Algarum

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), entangled (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: [i]-xiv, 1-1259.

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