Gelidium microphysa & N.L.Gardner 1930
Gelidium microphysa Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1930: 151, pl. 9: fig. 31
Published in: Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1930). Marine algae of the Revillagigedo Islands Expedition in 1925. Proceedings of the California Academy of Science, Series 4 19: 109-215, Plates 4-15.
Publication date: 30 December 1930
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Lee & Kim (1995) conclude that this species, as previously identified in Korea, is a morphological variant of G. amansii.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: South Bay, Isla Guadalupe, Pacific Mexico (Setchell & Gardner 1930: 151). Holotype: H.L.Mason No. 121; April 1925; "Growing on rocks.". CAS 173635 (Setchell & Gardner 1930: 151). Notes: Dawson (1953: 61) notes transections of the type are on slide 211 in HAHF.
Lee, H.-B. & Kim, J.-I. (1995). Notes on gelidiales species from Korea. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.5, pp. 161-174. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College System.
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