Gelidium latifolium (Greville) Bornet

Gelidium latifolium

Description: Thallus grows from prostrate axes erect fronds to 20 cms, compressed and branching distichously once or twice.

Habitat: Epilithic in the lower littoral and sublittoral to 15m.

Distribution: Generally distributed around the British Isles. Europe: Medirerranean, Portugal, Spain, France and Norway. Malaga.

Distribution Map from NBN: Grid map (fast) : Interactive map (slower, requires login to view records) : National Biodiversity Network mapping facility, data for UK.

 Morton, O. & Picton, B.E. (2015). Gelidium latifolium (Greville) Bornet. [In] Encyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland.
http://www.habitas.org.uk/marinelife/species.asp?item=ZM2160 Accessed on 2015-11-27

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