Gelidium chungii & N.L.Gardner, nom. inval. 1935
Gelidium chungii Setchell & N.L.Gardner in C.K. Tseng & L.C. Li 1935: 217, nom. inval.
Published in: Tseng, C.K. & Li, L.C. (1935). Some marine algae from Tsingtao and Chefoo, Shantung. Bulletin of the Fan Memorial Institute of Biology (Botany) 6: 183-235.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gelidium vagum Okamura
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: no description or reference to a previous description given; later validated as Gelidium grubbae K.-C.Fan. - (6 Jul 2008) - Wendy Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
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.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 13 April 2021.