Gelidium intricatum (C. ) Kützing 1849
Gelidiopsis intricata (C.Agardh) Vickers Panama. Transverse section of branch showing cells grading smaller and shorter toward surface.
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Gelidium intricatum (C.Agardh) Kützing 1849: 767
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, -922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
Publication date: 23-24 July 1849
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ceratodictyon intricatum (C.Agardh) R.E.Norris
Sphaerococcus intricatus C.Agardh
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).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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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