Gigartina teedei (Mertens ex Roth) J.V.Lamouroux 1813
Gigartina teedei (Mertens ex Roth) J.V.LamourouxCollected near Roscoff (F), December 1984 - 29 December 2011. Christine Wosnitza
Gigartina teedei (Mertens ex Roth) J.V.Lamouroux 1813: 137 (as 'teedii')
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chondracanthus teedei (Mertens ex Roth) Kützing.
Ceramium teedei Mertens ex Roth
Type locality: In Lusitaniae oris olim legit Teede [Portugal]; (Roth 1806: 108) Type: BM; (Hommersand, Guiry, Fredericq & Leister 1993: 115) Notes: Dixon & Ivine ((1977: 243) give the following data: Isotype: BM-K. Portugal (Lisbon, fide label).
This is a marine species.
Epilithic in sheltered areas; upper sublittoral to at least 3 m (Dixon & Irvine 1977: 243). Growing on rocks between tide-marks near high tide, often in tide-pools (Mikami 1965: 210).
Created: 16 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 06 February 2017
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 06 February 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 08 February 2023