Membranoptera tenuis Kylin 1924: 16-17, fig. 9, a and b
Published in: Kylin, H. (1924). Studien über die Delesseriaceen. Acta Universitatis Lundensis 20(6): 1-111, 80 figs.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
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: Canoe Island, Friday Harbor, Washington, U.S.A. (Kylin 1924: 17).July 1922; 10-20 m, sterile. Notes: Neotype: UC 266439, Washington, San Juan County, west of Canoe Island, vii.1910, leg. N.L. Gardner 2294 (Hughey et al. 2017: 41).
Hughey, J.R., Hommersand, M.H., Gabrielson, P.W., Miller, K.A. & Fuller, T. (2017). Analysis of the complete plastomes of three species of Membranoptera (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) from Pacific North America. Journal of Phycology 53(1): 32-43.
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