Haraldiophyllum udoense M.S.Kim & J.C.Kang 2011
Haraldiophyllum udoense M.S.Kim & J.C.Kang 2011: 212, figs 1-3 (as 'udoensis' )
Published in: Kim, M.S. & Kang, J.C. (2011). A new Korean red algal species, Haraldiophyllum udoensis sp. nov.
(Delesseriaceae, Rhodophyta). Algae 23(3): 211-219.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Neoharaldiophyllum udoense (M.S.Kim & J.C.Kang) J.C.Kang & M.S.Kim
Type locality: Haumokdong, Udo, Jeju Island, Korea (33°30'21" N, 126°56'09" E) (Kim & Kang 2011: 212). Holotype: June 14, 2009; JNU MSK30601HU (Kim & Kang 2011: 212). Notes: JNUB; tetrasporophyte (Kang et al., 2017).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Thallus elliptical, 22 cm long and 6 cm wide, consisting of one or several blades attached by a fibrous holdfast; blade on a short, cylindrical stipe, 2-3 cm long and 1 mm thick; blade thin, monostromatic above, tristromatic in reproductive areas, and polystromatic toward the base, microscopic veins absent; entire margins and marginal cells divide obliquely; growth is marginal and diffuse, without distinct apical cells; tetrasporangia occur in elliptical sori 2 mm long on median, formed simultaneously on both surfaces of the blade; mature tetrasporangia forming two layers, spherical, tetrahedrally divided, to 80-100 µm in diameter.
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.
Wynne, M.J. (2014 '2013'). The red algal families Delesseriaceae and Sarcomeniaceae. pp. -326, 118 figs. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.
Created: 27 November 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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