Gelidium profundum


Taxonavigation: Gelidiales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Rhodophyta
Subdivisio: Rhodophytina
Classis: Florideophyceae
Subclassis: Rhodymeniophycidae
Ordo: Gelidiales

Familia: Gelidiaceae
Genus: Gelidium
Species: Gelidium profundum


Gelidium profundum Tronchin & Freshwater, 2007

  • Holotype locality: Protea Banks (Northern Edge), KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa. Holotype: E.M. Tronchin; 5 February 2001; On turf-covered aeolianite reef outcrops in warm temperate water; -33 m depth. BOL ET19.


  • Tronchin, E.M. & Freshwater, D.W. 2007. Four Gelidiales (Rhodophyta) new to southern Africa, Aphanta pachyrrhiza gen. et sp. nov., Gelidium profundum sp. nov., Pterocladiella caerulescens and P. psammophila sp. nov.. Phycologia 46(3): 325–348, 49 figs, 4 tables. Reference page. : 336–338, figs 16–23
  • Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2017. Gelidium profundum. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. Accessed 14 December 2017.