Gloiotrichus fractalis & 1994
Gloiotrichus fractalis Huisman & Kraft 1994: 74-76, figs 1-17
Published in: Huisman, J.M. & Kraft, G.T. (1994). Studies of the Liagoraceae (Rhodophyta) of Western Australia: Gloiotrichus fractalis gen. et sp. nov. and Ganonema helminthaxis sp. nov. European Journal of Phycology 29: 73-85, 36 figs.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Gloiotrichus.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Northern end of Suomi Island, Easter Group, Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 120). Holotype: G.T. Kraft & J.M. Huisman; 12 Oct 1990; epilithic at 12-15 m. MELU A30501 (Huisman 2006: 48).
Huisman, J.M. (2006). Liagoraceae. In: Algae of Australia Nemaliales. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 29-30. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.
Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, -435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.
Created: 29 December 1997 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 16 January 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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Huisman, J.M. & Kraft, G.T. (1994). Studies of the Liagoraceae (Rhodophyta) of Western Australia: Gloiotrichus fractalis gen. et sp. nov. and Ganonema helminthaxis sp. nov. European Journal of Phycology 29: 73-85, 36 figs.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 September 2020.