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Gelidium ramellosum (Kützing) Trevisan 1845

Publication details
Gelidium ramellosum (Kützing) Trevisan 1845: 17

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 Gelidiella ramellosa (Kützing) Feldmann & Hamel

Basionym
Acrocarpus ramellosus Kützing

Type information
Type locality: "An Muschelschalen der Küste von Neuholland: Preiss!" [on mussel shells on the coast of New Holland = Western Australia] (Kützing 1843: 405). Holotype: J.A.L.Preiss; L 941, 11...11 [barcode 0055890] (Boo & al. 2016: 975). Notes: Santelices (2007: 295) notes that he has examined a fragment of type (UC No. 93568). Holotype in Leiden is ullustrated by Boo et al. (2016: fig. 2 A).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
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: 1-1259.

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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 27 November 2020.

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