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Myelophycus simplex (Harvey) Papenfuss

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Ectocarpales
Family Scytosiphonaceae
Genus Myelophycus

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Myelophycus simplex (Harvey) Papenfuss
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Myelophycus simplex (Harvey) Papenfuss
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Myelophycus simplex (Harvey) Papenfuss
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Myelophycus simplex (Harvey) Papenfuss
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Myelophycus simplex (Harvey) Papenfuss
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Myelophycus simplex (Harvey) Papenfuss
Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Yukihiko Serisawa. © Yukihiko Serisawa (serisawa@scc.u-tokai.ac.jp).

Myelophycus simplex (Harvey) Papenfuss
Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Yukihiko Serisawa. © Yukihiko Serisawa (serisawa@scc.u-tokai.ac.jp).

Myelophycus simplex (Harvey) Papenfuss
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Section of frond. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Myelophycus simplex (Harvey) Papenfuss
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. section of frond. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

 

Myelophycus simplex (Harvey) Papenfuss Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University
© Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp)

Publication details
Myelophycus simplex (Harvey) Papenfuss 1967: 323, fig. 1

Published in: Papenfuss, G.F. (1967). Taxonomic and nomenclatural notes on three species of brown algae. Botaniste 50: 319-330.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Myelophycus is Myelophycus caespitosum Kjellman.

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

Basionym
Chordaria simplex Harvey

Type information
Simoda, Japan (Harvey 1857: 331). Type: TCD (Yoshida 1998: 283).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), simple, undivided, unbranched, of one piece or series, not consisting of several distinct parts (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chordaria simplex Harvey 1857

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Myelophycus caespitosum Kjellman 1893

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Boo, S.-M. (2010). Scytosiphonaceae, Petrospongiaceae. In: Algal flora of Korea. Volume 2, Number 1. Heterokontophyta: Phaeophyceae: Ectocarpales. Marine brown algae I. (Kim, H.-S. & Boo, S.-M. Eds), pp. [155]-185. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

Boo, S.M. & Ko, Y.D. (2012). Marine plants from Korea. pp. [1] 5-233, many col. photographs. Seoul: Marine & Extreme Genome Research Centre Program. [in Korean]

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Verified by: 12 February 2013 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Kawai, H., Holand, W. & Müller, D.G. (1994). Sexual reproduction and sexual pheromones in Myelophycus simplex (Harvey) Papenfuss (Phaeophyceae). Japanese Journal of Phycology 42: 227-231.

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