Sinkoraena lancifolia ( ) H.-B.Lee, J.A. , & I.K.Lee
Sinkoraena lancifolia (Harvey) H.-B.Lee, J.A.Lewis, Kraft & I.K.Lee in H.-B. Lee 1998: 163
Published in: Lee, H.-B. (1998). Erratum. Algae 13(1): 163.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Sinkoraena is Sinkoraena okamurae (Yamada) H.-B.Lee, J.A.Lewis, Kraft & I.K.Lee.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Polyopes lancifolius (Harvey) Kawaguchi & Wang
Gigartina lancifolia Harvey
Type locality: "Hakodadi Bay, Japan ; on rocks at low tide." [Hakodate Bay, Hokkaido Prefecture, Japan] (Harvey 1860: 332). Lectotype: C. Wright; TCD (Masuda et al. 1995: 195, fig. 10).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with lance-shaped leaves.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Kawaguchi, S., Wang, H.-W., Horiguchi, T., Lewis, J.A. & Masuda, M. (2002). Rejection of Sinkoraena and transfer of some species of Carpopeltis and Sinkoraena to Polyopes (Rhodophyta, Halymeniaceae). Phycologia 41: 619-635.
Mineur, F., De Clerck, O., Le Roux, A., Maggs, C. A. & Verlaque, M. (2010). Polyopes lancifolius (Halymeniales, Rhodophyta), a new component of the Japanese marine flora introduced to Europe. Phycologia 49(1): 86-96.
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Lee, H.-B. (1997). Sinkoraena lancifolia (Harvey) H.-B Lee, J.A. Lewis, Kraft et I.K. Lee amended from Sinkoraena okamurae (Yamada) H.-B. Lee et al. (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta). Algae 12(2): 145-146.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 June 2019.