Gelidium clavatum , nom. illeg. 1934
Gelidium clavatum Okamura 1934: 61, pl. 28; pl. 32: figs 4-6, nom. illeg.
Published in: Okamura, K. (1934). On Gelidium and Pterocladia of Japan. Journal of the Imperial Fisheries Institute, Tokyo 29: 47-67, Plates 16-33.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gelidium kintaroi Yamada
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), clavate (Stearn 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Abbott, I.A. & McDermid, K., Eds (2002). Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to some Pacific species Volume VIII. pp.xviii + 332 La Jolla: California Sea Grant College Program.
Xia, B.M., Tseng, C.K. & Wang, Y.Q. (2002). Synopsis of the Chinese species of Gelidium (Gelidiales, Rhodophyta). In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to some Pacific species. Vol. VIII. (Abbott, I.A. & Mcdermid, K.J. Eds) Vol.8, pp. 183-205. La Jolla: California Sea Grant College.
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