Gelidium amansii f. elegans (Kützing) 1934
Gelidium elegans Kützing 1. Habit. 2. Fragment. 3. Upper subtidal (Amakusa Island, Japan), April 2013.
Gelidium amansii f. elegans (Kützing) Okamura 1934: 56
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 elegans Kützing
Gelidium elegans Kützing
Type locality: in mari Japanico, prope Yokohama (Kützing 1868: 18). Holotype: von Martens; L 941.46.342 (Yoshida 1998: 634).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Norris, R.E. (1990). A critique on the taxonomy of an important agarophyte, Gelidium amansii. Japanese Journal of Phycology 38: 35-42, 9 figs, 1 table.
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