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Gelidium pusillum f. foliaceum Okamura 1934

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 pusillum f. foliaceum Okamura
South Africa. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).

Gelidium pusillum f. foliaceum Okamura
KwaZulu-Natal. Olivier de Clerck. © Olivier De Clerck (odclerck@gmail.com).

 

Cladophoropsis macromeres W.R.Taylor

Gelidium foliaceum (Okamura) E.M.Tronchin KwaZulu-Natal
© Olivier De Clerck (odclerck@gmail.com)

Publication details
Gelidium pusillum f. foliaceum Okamura 1934: 51, pl. 17: figs. 3, 4

Published in: Okamura, K. (1934). On Gelidium and Pterocladia of Japan. Journal of the Imperial Fisheries Institute, Tokyo 29: 47-67, Plates 16-33.

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 Gelidium foliaceum (Okamura) E.M.Tronchin

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

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: "Shiso-dima, Seto, Prov. Kii", (Shiso-jima, Seto near Tanabe, Wakayama Pref., Japan (Silva & al. 1996: 142).

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Source of current name
Tronchin, E.M., Freshwater, D.W., Bolton, J.J. & Anderson, R.J. (2002). A reassessment and reclassification of species in the genera Onikusa Akatsuka and Suhria J. Agardh ex Endlicher (Gelidiales, Rhodophyta) based on molecular and morphological data. Botanica Marina 45: 548-558.

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