Gelidium pusillum var. minusculum Weber 1921
Gelidium pusillum var. minusculum Weber Bosse 1921: 226 ('minuscula') (as 'minuscula' )
Published in: Weber-van Bosse, A. (1921). Liste des algues du Siboga. II. Rhodophyceae. Première partie. Protoflorideae, Nemalionales, Cryptonemiales. Vol. 59b pp. 187-310, figs 53-109, Plates VI-VIII. Leiden.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gelidium minusculum (Weber Bosse) R.E.Norris
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very small (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Lectotype locality: Daram Inlet, east coast of Misoöl Island, Indonesia (Silva & al. 1996: 139). Type: Siboga Exp. Station 165; (Boo et al. 2016: table 1). Notes: This type locality was first described by Hatta & Prud’homme van Reine (1991: 366) (Silva et al., 1996)
Created: 05 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 01 June 2016 by Wendy Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 02 December 2020.