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Gelidium torulosum Kützing 1868

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 torulosum Kützing
recolectada en la zona Sur del Macizo Guamuhaya. Hábito. Foto: Ángel Moreira..

 

Publication details
Gelidium torulosum Kützing 1868: 20, pl. 57: fig. a-d

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1868). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. XVIII pp. [i-iii], 1-35, 100 pls. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).
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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.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), somewhat cylindrical, with contractions or swellings at intervals along the length.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Moreira, A., Fujii, M.T. & Suárez, A.M. (2013). Nuevos registros de rodofitas marinas para Cuba. Revista de Investigación Marina 33(2): 7-12.

Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. [1]-264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.

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References
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Dixon, P.S. & De Valéra, M. (1961). A critical survey of the evidence for the occurrence of Gelidium torulosum Kütz. and G. melanoideum Schousb. ex Born. in Britain and Ireland. British Phycological Bulletin 2: 67-70.

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