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Gelidium amansii f. elegans (Kützing) Okamura 1934

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gelidiales
Family Gelidiaceae
Genus Gelidium

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Gelidium amansii f. elegans (Kützing) Okamura
1. Habit. 2. Fragment. 3. Upper subtidal (Amakusa Island, Japan), April 2013.. 06 Dec 2017.

Gelidium amansii f. elegans (Kützing) Okamura
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Basal parts. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Gelidium amansii f. elegans (Kützing) Okamura
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Gelidium amansii f. elegans (Kützing) Okamura
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Gelidium amansii f. elegans (Kützing) Okamura
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Gelidium amansii f. elegans (Kützing) Okamura
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Longitudinal section of frond. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Gelidium amansii f. elegans (Kützing) Okamura
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Transverse section of frond. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

 

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Gelidium elegans Kützing 1. Habit. 2. Fragment. 3. Upper subtidal (Amakusa Island, Japan), April 2013.
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Publication details
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.

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 elegans Kützing

Basionym
Gelidium elegans Kützing

Type information
Type locality: in mari Japanico, prope Yokohama (Kützing 1868: 18). Holotype: von Martens; L 941.46.342 (Yoshida 1998: 634).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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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