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Gelidium robustum (N.L.Gardner) Hollenberg & I.A.Abbott 1965

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 robustum (N.L.Gardner) Hollenberg & I.A.Abbott
Cabrillo National Monument, California.. 07 Sep 2018. © National Park Service U.S. Department of the Interior.

Gelidium robustum (N.L.Gardner) Hollenberg & I.A.Abbott
Northern California. 09 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

 

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Gelidium robustum (N.L.Gardner) Hollenberg & I.A.Abbott Cabrillo National Monument, California.
© National Park Service U.S. Department of the Interior

Publication details
Gelidium robustum (N.L.Gardner) Hollenberg & I.A.Abbott 1965: 1179

Published in: Hollenberg, G.J. & Abbott, I.A. (1965). New species and new combinations of marine algae from the region of Monterey, California. Canadian Journal of Botany 43: 1177-1188.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gelidium is Gelidium corneum (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux.

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

Basionym
Gelidium cartilagineum var. robustum N.L.Gardner

Type information
Type locality: Near Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico (Dawson 1953: 72). Holotype: Gardner; UC sheet 294572 (Dawson 1953: 72). Notes: Growing in sublittoral belt (Gardner, 1927: 280).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), strong growing, strong-growing, or stout.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Gelidium cartilagineum var. robustum N.L.Gardner 1927

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Hollenberg, G.J. & Abbott, I.A. (1966). Supplement to Smith's marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. [i]-ix [xii], [1]-130, 53 figs. Stanford: Stanford University Press.

Rodríguez, D. & Santelices, B. (1988). Separation of Gelidium and Pterocladia on vegetative characters. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds With reference to some Pacific and Caribbean Species Vol. II. (Abbott, I.A. Eds), pp. 115-125. La Jolla: Sea Grant College Program, University of California.

Santelices, B. & Miyata, M. (1994). Observations on Gelidium pacificum Okamura. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.4, pp. 55-65.

Santelices, B. & Stewart, J.G. (1985). Pacific species of Gelidium Lamouroux and other Gelidiales (Rhodophyta), with keys and descriptions to the common or economically important species. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweds With Refernce to some Paicific and Caribbean Species. (Abbott, I.A. & Norris, J.N. Eds), pp. 17-31. La Jolla: California Sea Grant College Program.

Santelices, B. (1999). Patterns of carposporangial production among species of Gelidium (Gelidiales, Rhodophyta). In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to some Pacific species Vol. VII. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.7, pp. 55-69. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College System.

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References
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Barilotti, C. D. & Silverthorne, W. (1972). A resource management study of Gelidium robustum. Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 7: 255-261.
Coury, D. A., Naganuma, T., Polne-Fuller, M. & Gibor, A. (1993). Protoplasts of Gelidium robustum (Rhodophyta). Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 14: 421-427.
D'Antonio, C.M. & Gibor, A. (1985). A note on some influences of photon flux density on the morphology of germlings of Gelidium robustum (Gelidiales, Rhodophyta) in culture. Botanica Marina 28: 313-316.
Delivopoulos, S.G. (2003). Ultrastructure of cystocarp development in Gelidium robustum (Gelidiaceae: Gelidiales: Rhodophyta). Marine Biology 142: 659-667.
Freile-Pelegrín, Y., Robledo, D. & Serviere-Zaragoza, E. (1999). Gelidium robustum agar: quality characteristics from exploited beds and seasonality from an unexploited bed at Southern Baja California, México. Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 16: 501-507.
Guzmán-Del Próo, S. A., De La Campa-De Guzmán, S. & Pineda-Barrera, J. (1972). Shedding rhythm and germination of spores in Gelidium robustum. Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 7: 221-228.
Guzmán del Próo, S.A & de la Campa de Guzmán, S. (1978). Gelidium robustum (Florideophyceae), an agarophyte of Baja California, Mexico. Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 9: 303-308.
Guzmán del Próo, S.A. & de la Campa de Guzmán, S. (1977). Gelidium robustum (Florideophyceae). An agarophyte of Baja California, Mexico. Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 9: 303-308.
Melo, R. A. & Neushul, M. (1993). Life history and reproductive potential of the agarophyte Gelidium robustum in California. Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 14: 223-229.
Melo, R.A. & Neushul, M. (1993). Life history and reproductive potential of the agarophyte Gelidium robustum in California. Hydrobiologia 260/261: 223-229.
Molina-Martínez, J. (1986). Notas sobre tres especies de algas marinas: Macrocystis purifera, Gelidium robustum y Gigartina canaliculata de interés comercial en la costa occidental de Baja California, México. In: SEPESCA, Contribuciones Biológicas y Tecnologico-Pesqueras. INP, CRIP, Ensenada B.C. Documento Técnico Informativo. ( Eds) Vol.3, pp. 16-39.
Sousa-Pinto, I., Lewis, R. & Polne-Füller, M. (1996). The effect of phosphate concentration on growth and agar content of Gelidium robustum (Gelidiaceae, Rhodophyta) in culture. Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 15: 437-443.

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