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Sinkoraena okamurae (Yamada) H.-B.Lee, J.A.Lewis, Kraft & I.K.Lee, nom. inval.

Publication details
Sinkoraena okamurae (Yamada) H.-B.Lee, J.A.Lewis, Kraft & I.K.Lee 1997: 104, figs 1-21, nom. inval.

Published in: Lee, H.B., Lewis, J.A., Kraft, G.T. & Lee, I.K. (1997). Sinkoraena gen. nov. (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta) from Korea, Japan and southern Australia. Phycologia 36: 103-113.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Sinkoraena.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Polyopes lancifolius (Harvey) Kawaguchi & Wang

Basionym
Grateloupia okamurae Yamada

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Kawaguchi, S., Wang, H.-W., Horiguchi, T., Lewis, J.A. & Masuda, M. (2002). Rejection of Sinkoraena and transfer of some species of Carpopeltis and Sinkoraena to Polyopes (Rhodophyta, Halymeniaceae). Phycologia 41: 619-635.

Key references
Mineur, F., De Clerck, O., Le Roux, A., Maggs, C. A. & Verlaque, M. (2010). Polyopes lancifolius (Halymeniales, Rhodophyta), a new component of the Japanese marine flora introduced to Europe. Phycologia 49(1): 86-96.

Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Lee, H.-B. (1997). Sinkoraena lancifolia (Harvey) H.-B Lee, J.A. Lewis, Kraft et I.K. Lee amended from Sinkoraena okamurae (Yamada) H.-B. Lee et al. (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta). Algae 12(2): 145-146.

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Wendy 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 16 June 2019.

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