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Kallymenia sessilis Okamura

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gigartinales
Family Kallymeniaceae
Genus Kallymenia

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Kallymenia sessilis Okamura
Hawaii; scale is 5 mm. 15 Aug 2011. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

 

Myriogramme pulchra N.L.Gardner

Kallymenia sessilis Okamura Hawaii; scale is 5 mm
© J.M. Huisman

Publication details
Kallymenia sessilis Okamura 1934: 20, pl. 312

Published in: Okamura, K. (1934). Icones of Japanese algae. Vol. 7 pp. 19-48 (English), 17-44 (Japanese), Plates CCCXI-CCCXXV. Tokyo.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Kallymenia is Kallymenia reniformis (Turner) J.Agardh.

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

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Gulf of Tateyama, Japan (Abbott & McDermid 2002: 155). Type: SAP (Abbott & McDermid 2002: 155).

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Key references
Abbott, I.A. & McDermid, K.J. (2002). On two species of Kallymenia (Rhodophyta: Gigartinales) from the Hawaiian Islands, Central Pacific. Pacific Science 56: 149-162.

Huisman, J.M., Abbott, I.A., Smith, C.M. (2007). Hawaiian reef plants. pp. [1]-264, numerous colour photographs. Honolulu: A publication of the University of Hawai'i Sea Grant College Program.

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