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Gelidium pectinatum (Montagne) Montagne 1846

Publication details
Gelidium pectinatum (Montagne) Montagne 1846: 108, pl. 10: fig. 1

Published in: Montagne, [J.F.]C. (1846). Flore d'Algérie. Ordo I. Phyceae Fries. In: Exploration scientifique de l'Algérie pendant les années 1840, 1841, 1842...Sciences physiques. Botanique. Cryptogamie. (Durieu De Maisonneuve, M.C. Eds) Vol. 1, pp. 1-197. Paris: Imprimerie Royale, publiée par ordre du Gouvernement et avec le concours d'une Commission Académique.
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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.

Basionym
Sphaerococcus pectinatus Montagne

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pectinate, with narrow close-set divisions like a comb (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Sphaerococcus pectinatus Montagne 1838

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Gelidium bipectinatum G.Furnari 1999

Nomenclatural notes
See Andersen (2018: 437). - (22 Mar 2010) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Andersen, R.A. (2018). Report of the Nomenclature Committee for Algae: 18. Taxon 67(2): 437-438.

Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. (2017). Report of the Nomenclature Committee for Algae: 15. Taxon 66(1): 191-192.

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