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Holmesia japonica (Okamura) Okamura

Publication details
Holmesia japonica (Okamura) Okamura 1932: 97, pl. 300, figs 10, 11

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.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Holmesia is Holmesia capensis J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Neoholmesia japonica (Okamura) Mikami

Botryocarpa japonica Okamura

Type information
Type locality: Cape Iwaizaki, Rikuzen Province, Japan (Mikami 1972).

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to Japan (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 18 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 29 October 2005 by M.D. Guiry

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Mikami, H. (1970). On the character in Holmesia japonica Okamura. Bulletin of the Japanese Society for Phycology 18: 108-111.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 September 2019.

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