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Gelidium pusillum f. pakistancium Afaq-Husain & Shameel 1999

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Publication details
Gelidium pusillum f. pakistancium Afaq-Husain & Shameel 1999

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very small (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Gadani, Karachi, Pakistan (Boo et al. 2016: table 1). Type: 27.vii.1986; (Boo et al. 2016: table 1). Notes: H-21 PCSIR.

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Source of current name
Boo, G.H., Cai, Y. & Boo, S.M. (2016). Molecular identification of gelidioid algae (Gelidiales, Rhodophyta) from Singapore with a description of Gelidium sentosaense sp. nov.. Phycologia 55(3): 247-256.

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