Sinkoraena H.-B.Lee, J.A., G.T. & I.K.Lee, 1997
Holotype species: Sinkoraena okamurae (Yamada) H.-B.Lee, J.A.Lewis, Kraft & I.K.Lee
Currently accepted name for the type species: Polyopes lancifolius (Harvey) Kawaguchi & Wang
Original publication and holotype designation: 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.
Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Polyopes.
Comments: According to Kawaguchi et al. (2002: 619), the genus Sinkoraena is congeneric with Polyopes.
Numbers of names and species: There are 4 species names in the database at present.
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Created: 28 December 2000 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 09 August 2020.