Lomentaria flaccida Tak.Tanaka
Lomentaria flaccida Tak.Tanaka 1944: 152, 154, figs 3, 4
Published in: Tanaka, T. (1944). Two marine algae from Sanuki province in Japan. Journal of Japanese Botany 20: 150-154, 4 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flaccid, not able to hold up its own weight (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Introduced into the Western Mediterranean, probably from Japan. - (20 Feb 2016) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "Sanuki province in Japan" (Tanaka 1944: 151). Holotype: SAP 024324 (Yoshida 1998: 837).
Created: 28 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 September 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 24 August 2019.