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Gelidium grubbae K.-C.Fan 1961

Publication details
Gelidium grubbae K.-C.Fan 1961: 247, figs 2, 3

Published in: Fan, K.-C. (1961). Two new species of Gelidium from China. Botanica Marina 2: 247-248, 3 figs.

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

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gelidium vagum Okamura

Eponomy
Named for Violet M. Grubb, British phycologist.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: "CHINA: SHANTUNG PROVINCE: Weihaiwei, Shan-ho" (Fan 1961: 247). Type: T.S. Sie; 19 vii 1926; UC 442864 (cystocarpis) (Fan 1961: 247).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Zhang, J.F. & Xia, E. (1988). Chinese species of Gelidium Lamouroux and other Gelidiales (Rhodophyta) with key, list and distribution of common species.. In: Taxonomy of economic seaweeds with reference to some Pacific and Caribbean species. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.2, pp. 109-113. California Sea Grant College Program.

Key references
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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