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Gelidiella hancockii E.Y.Dawson 1944

Publication details
Gelidiella hancockii E.Y.Dawson 1944: 261, 262, 384, 385, pl. 43, figs. 1-2

Published in: Dawson, E.Y. (1944). The marine algae of the Gulf of California. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 3: i-v, 189-432, pls 31-77.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gelidiella is Echinocaulon spinellum K├╝tzing.

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

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Rocky point just north of Kino, Sonora (Dawson 1953: 83). Holotype: Dawson; July 16, 1940; HAHF Dawson 651-40, on sheet 18 (Dawson 1953: 83). Notes: Dawson (1953: 83) The type sheet contains only material of the paratype collection, Dawson 288-40. Dawson (1944: 262) notes that the type specimen (tetrasporic - D. 651) was collected from middle littoral rocks , rocky point 3 mi. north of Kino and that it is located in Herb. AHF (no. 18). Paratype (Puerto Refugio, Isla Angeles de la Guardo, Golfo de California, Mexico, 12 June 1952, UC, No. 700648) studied by Santelices (2007).

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Key references
Santelices, B. (2007). Testing the usefulness of attachment structures in the taxonomy of small-sized gelidioids. Phycologia 46(3): 293-299, 13 figs, 3 tables.

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