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Membranoptera tenuis Kylin

Publication details
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.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Membranoptera is Membranoptera alata (Hudson) Stackhouse.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thin, fine, slender (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
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).

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Key references
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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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 23 February 2019.

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