Pterocladiella caerulescens   (Kutzing) Santelices & Hommersand,  1997 (Algae)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Plantae
Phylum:Rhodophyta
Class: Florideophyceae
Order:Gelidiales
Family:Gelidiaceae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Gelidium caerulescens Kutzing, 1868
(Homotypic synonym)
Pterocladia caerulescens (Kutzing) Santelices, 1976
(Homotypic synonym)
Gelidium pusillum var. conchicolum Piccone & Grunow, 1884
(Heterotypic synonym)
Pterocladia tropica E. Y. Dawson, 1959
(Heterotypic synonym)
Gelidium irregulare N. H. Loomis, 1960
(Heterotypic synonym)
Pterocladia rigida N. H. Loomis, 1960
(Heterotypic synonym)
Gelidium tropicum (E. Y. Dawson) Verheij & Prud'homme van Reine, 1993
(Heterotypic synonym)
Pterocladiella beachiae Freshwater, 2001
(Heterotypic synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Clerk, OD; Coppejans, E; Schils,T; Verbruggen, H; Leliaert, F; Vriese, DT and Marie, D (2004) The marine red algae of Rodrigues (Mauritius, Indian Ocean) Journal of Natural History Taylor and Francis 38 3021-3057 Available at - http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals
  • (2006) Algaebase Available at - http://www.algaebase.org/
  • Schils, T and Eric, C (2003) Spatial variation in subtidal plant communities around the Socotra Archipelago and their biogeographic affinities within the Indian Ocean Marine Ecology Progress Series 251 103-114 Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

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