Yamadaia melobesioides Segawa 1955: 241 (footnote), figs 1-6
Published in: Segawa, S. (1955). Systematic anatomy of the articulated corallines (supplementary report). The structure and reproduction of Yamadaia melobesioides Segawa. Botanical Magazine, Tokyo 68: 241-247.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Yamadaia.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Corallina melobesioides (Segawa) Martone, S.C.Lindstrom, K.A.Miller & P.W.Gabrielson
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Japan: Izu Prov.: Susaki (Silva 1996-to date). Type: Susaki; Herb. Mitsui Inst. Mar. Biol. (Silva 1996-to date Notes: 27.iii.1939 [male and tetrsporic]; iv. 1939 [female] (INA).
Source of current name
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
Martone, P.T., Lindstrom, S.C., Miller, K.A. & Gabrielson, P.W. (2012). Chiharaea and Yamadaia (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) represent reduced and recently derived articulated coralline morphologies. Journal of Phycology 48(4): 859-868.
Created: 21 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
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Segawa, S. (1955). Systematic anatomy of the articulated corallines (supplementary report). The structure and reproduction of Yamadaia melobesioides Segawa. Botanical Magazine, Tokyo 68: 241-247.
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