Plocamium abnorme f. uncinatum
Plocamium abnorme f. uncinatum Okamura 1913: 2, pl. 102, figs 1, 2
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Plocamium telfairiae (W.J.Hooker & Harvey) Harvey ex Kützing
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), abnormal (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Wynne (2002: 356), this is the basionym of Plocamium telfairiae f. uncinatum (Okamura) Okamura 1942: 103 and the latter is a synonym of Plocamium telfairiae. - (12 Jul 2011) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Syntype localities: Ko-tosho (Tai-wan), Ryukyu, etc., common along coasts of Pacific and Japan Sea (Silva 1996-to date).
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.
Source of current name
Wynne, M.J. (2002). A description of Plocamium fimbriatum sp. nov. (Plocamiales, Rhodophyta), from the Sultanate of Oman, with a census of currently recognized species of the genus. Nova Hedwigia 75: 333-356.
Created: 12 July 2011 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 12 July 2011 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 May 2019.