Kallymeniopsis oblongifructa ( ) G.I.
Kallymeniopsis oblongifructa (Setchell) G.I.Hansen in T.N.Kaye et al/ 1997: 194
Published in: Hansen, G.I. (1997). A revised checklist and preliminary assessment of the macrobenthic marine algae and seagrasses of Oregon. In: Conservation and management of ative flora and fungi. (Kaye, T.N., Liston, A., Love, R.M., Luoma, D.L., Meinke, R.J. & Wilson, M.V. Eds), pp. 175-200. Corvallis: Native Plant Society of Oregon.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Kallymeniopsis is Kallymeniopsis lacera (Postels & Ruprecht) Perestenko.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Erythrophyllum oblongifructum (Setchell) G.W.Saunders
Iridaea oblongifructa Setchell
Type locality: Whidby Island, Washington, USA (Setchell 1901: 124). Type: N.L. Gardner 56; 9 xii 1897; UC 94395 (Setchell 1901: 123). Notes: Evidently cast up from deep water, attached to the stipes of kelp (Setchell, 1901: 124).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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.
(as Kallymeniopsis oblongifructa (Setchell) G.I.Hansen)
North America: Alaska (AK) (Lindstrom 1977), British Columbia (Clarkston & Saunders 2010), California (CA) (Miller 2012), Oregon (OR) (Hansen 1997).
Source of current name
Saunders, G.W., Huisman, J.M., Vergés, A., Kraft, G.T. & Le Gall, L. (2017). Phylogenetic analyses support recognition of ten new genera, ten new species and 16 new combinations in the family Kallymeniaceae (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta). Cryptogamie Algologie 38(2): 79-132, 126 figs.
Braune, W. (2008). Meeresalgen. Ein Farbbildführer zu den verbreiteten benthischen Grün- Braun- und Rotalgen der Weltmeere. pp. -596, pls 1-266 (colour photographs). Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag.
Created: 13 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 April 2018 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 20 March 2019.