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Gloiopeltis capillaris Suringar

Publication details
Gloiopeltis capillaris Suringar 1870: 31, pl. XVIII

Published in: Suringar, W.F.R. (1870). Algae japonicae Musei botanici lugduno-batavi. pp. [1]-39, expl. pl., pls I-XXIV. Harlemi [Harlem]: Typis Heredum Loosjes.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gloiopeltis is Fucus tenax Turner.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gloiopeltis tenax (Turner) Decaisne

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), capillary, hair-like, thread-like (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 September 2019.

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