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Gelidium congestum W.R.Taylor 1947

Publication details
Gelidium congestum W.R.Taylor 1947: 70, pl. 4

Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1947). Algae collected by the "Hassler", "Albatross" and Schmitt expeditions. III. Marine algae from Peru and Chile. Papers of the Michigan Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters 31: 57-90, 14 pls.
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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.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), congested.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Dawson, E.Y., Acleto, O.C. & Foldvik, N. (1964). The seaweeds of Peru. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 13: 1-111, 81 pls.

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