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Herposiphonia subdisticha Okamura

Publication details
Herposiphonia subdisticha Okamura 1899: 37, pl. I: figs 12-14

Published in: Okamura, K. (1899). Contributions to the knowledge of the marine algae of Japan. III. Botanical Magazine, Tokyo 13: 2-10, 35-43, Plate I.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Herposiphonia is Herposiphonia tenella (C.Agardh) Ambronn.

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: Boshu, Chiba Prefecture, Japan (Koh & Kim 2018: 81). Notes: Enoschima, Kanagawa Prefecture and "Boshu’, Chiba Prefecture, Japan (South & Skelton, 2003: 738; INA).

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Key references
Ding, L.P., Tan, H.Q., Zhang, Q.L., Zheng, L.Z. & Huang, B.X. (2016). Morphological study of the genus Herposiphonia (Rhodophyta, Rhodomelaceae) on the coast of eastern Guangdong, China, with a description of H. pinnata sp. nov. Chinese Journal of Oceanology and Limnology 34(2): 271-282.

Koh, Y.H. & Kim, M.S. (2018). Taxonomic revision of the genus Herposiphonia (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) from Korea, with the description of three new species. Algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 33(1): 69-84.

Nam, K.W. & Kang, P.J. (2012). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 4, Number 4. Rhodophyta: Ceramiales: Rhodomelaceae: 18 genera including Herposiphonia. pp. [1-6], 1-178, figs 1-102. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

South, G.R. & Skelton, P.A. (2003). Catalogue of the marine benthic macroalgae of the Fiji Islands, South Pacific. Australian Systematic Botany 16: 699-758.

Xia Bangmei [Xia, B.-M.] (2011). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus II Rhodophyta No. VII Ceramiales Rhodomelaceae. pp. [i]-xxi, 1-212, pls I-XIII. Beijing: Science Press.

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