Nitophyllum stellatocorticatum Okamura 1932: 96, pl. 299; pl. 300, figs 10, 11 (as 'stellato-corticatum' )
Published in: Okamura, K. (1932). Icones of Japanese algae. Vol. VI pp. 63-101 (English), 61-96 (Japanese), Plates CCLXXXI-CCC. Tokyo: published by the author.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Gulf of Tateyama, Chiba Prefecture, Japan Holotype: SAP herb. Okamura (Yoshida 1998: 988). Notes: on shell in deeper waters (INA).
This species has been introduced accidentally, probably via oyster cultivation, into the Mediterranean (Verlaque et al. 2015: 159) being first found in the Etang de Thau (France) prior to 1988. - (5 Nov 2015) - M.D. Guiry
Kang, J.C., Yang, M.Y., Lin, S.-M. & Kim, M.S. (2015). Reappraisal of nine species of Martensia (Delesseriaceae, Rhodophyta) reported from Korea based on morphology and molecular analyses. Botanica Marina 58(3): 151-166.
Mikami, H. (1975). New knowledge on Nitophyllum stellato-corticatum Okamura (Rhodophyceae, Delesseriaceae) from Japan. Japanese Journal of Phycology 23(4): 177-132.
Nam, K.W. & Kang, P.J. (2012). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 4, Number 7 Rhodophyta: Florideophyceae: Ceramiales: Delesseriaceae: 22 genera including Acrosorium. pp. [1-4], 1-129, figs 1-98. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.
Verlaque, M., Ruitton, S., Mineur, F. & Boudouresque, C.-F. (2015). CIESM atlas of exotic species of the Mediterranean. Macrophytes. pp. -362, many photograph and maps. Monaco: CIESM Publishers.
Wynne, M.J. (2014 '2013'). The red algal families Delesseriaceae and Sarcomeniaceae. pp. -326, 118 figs. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.
Yoshida, T. (1998). Marine algae of Japan. pp. [1-2], 1-25, 1-1222. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 June 2017.