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Homoeostrichus flabellatus Okamura

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Dictyotophycidae
Order Dictyotales
Family Dictyotaceae
Tribe Zonarieae
Genus Homoeostrichus

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Homoeostrichus flabellatus Okamura
Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Homoeostrichus flabellatus Okamura
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 7 m deep. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Homoeostrichus flabellatus Okamura
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 7 m deep. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Homoeostrichus flabellatus Okamura
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 8 m deep. 30 Mar 2004. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

 

Spongites absimilis (Foslie & M.Howe) Afonso-Carrillo

Homoeostrichus flabellatus Okamura Palau Islands, West Pacific, 8 m deep
© Palau International Coral Reef Center

Publication details
Homoeostrichus flabellatus Okamura 1931: 57, pl. CCLXXXIX [279]: figs 11-13

Published in: Okamura, K. (1931). Icones of Japanese algae. Vol. VI pp. 39-62 (English), 39-60 (Japanese), Plates CCLXXI-CCLXXX. Tokyo: published by the author.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Homoeostrichus is Homoeostrichus multifidus J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Zonaria flabellata (Okamura) Papenfuss

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flabellate, fan-shaped (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Papenfuss, G.F. (1944). Notes on algal nomenclature. III. Miscellaneous species of Chlorophyceae, Phaeophyceae and Rhodophyceae. Farlowia 1: 337-346.

Key references
Okamura, K. (1936). Nippon kaisô shi [Descriptions of Japanese algae]. pp. [4], [1]-964, [1]-11, frontispiece portrait, 1-427 figs. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho. [in Japanese]

Yoshida, T. (1998). Marine algae of Japan. pp. [1-2], 1-25, 1-1222. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

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