Plocamium tenue Kylin 1925: 43, fig. 24 c, d
Published in: Kylin, H. (1925). The marine red algae in the vicinity of of the Biological Station at Friday Harbor, Wash. Lunds Universitets Årsskrift, Ny Följd, Andra Afdelningen 21(9): 1-87, 47 figs.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Plocamium violaceum Farlow
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thin, fine, slender (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Brown Island, San Juan Island, south of False Bay, Washington, USA (Kylin 1925: 43).
Created: 01 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 August 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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.