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Gelidium hancockii W.R.Taylor 1945

Publication details
Gelidium hancockii W.R.Taylor 1945: 157-158, pl. 34: figs 1, 2

Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1945). Pacific marine algae of the Allan Hancock Expeditions to the Galapagos Islands. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 12: i-iv, 1-528, 3 figs, 100 pls.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gelidium is Gelidium corneum (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux.

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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

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General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Black Beach Anchorage, Isla Santa María, Galápagos Islands, Ecuador (Taylor 1945: 157, 158). Holotype: W.R. Taylor no. 34-218B; 17 Jan. 1934; Occasional on rocks in the littoral. Hancock Foundation (Taylor 1945: 158). Notes: No. 34-218B (tetrasporic, TYPE), no. 34-215 (tetrasporic), 17 Jan. 1934.

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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 01 December 2020.

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