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Ptilota dentata Okamura 1892

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Wrangeliaceae
Tribe Ptiloteae
Genus Ptilota

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Ptilota dentata Okamura
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Apex. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Ptilota dentata Okamura
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Ptilota dentata Okamura
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Ptilota dentata Okamura
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Ptilota dentata Okamura
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Ptilota dentata Okamura
Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Yukihiko Serisawa. © Yukihiko Serisawa (serisawa@scc.u-tokai.ac.jp).

Ptilota dentata Okamura
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Section of frond. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Ptilota dentata Okamura
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Frond section. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

 

Psilothallia dentata (Okamura) Kylin Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Apex
© Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp)

Publication details
Ptilota dentata Okamura 1892: 149, pl. 4

Published in: Okamura, K. (1892). Ptilota dentata sp. nov.. Botanical Magazine, Tokyo 6: 149-152.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ptilota is Ptilota plumosa C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Type locality: Japan Type: SAP herb. Okamura (Yoshida 1998: 924).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), toothed, usually with sharp teeth pointing outwards (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Psilothallia dentata (Okamura) Kylin 1956

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Bruce, M.G. & Saunders, G.W. (2016). A molecular-assisted investigation of diversity, biogeography and phylogenetic relationships for species of Neoptilota and Ptilota (Wrangeliaceae, Rhodophyta) reported along Canadian coasts. Phycologia 56(1): 36-53.

Key references
Kylin, H. (1956). Die Gattungen der Rhodophyceen. pp. i-xv, 1-673, 458 figs. Lund: C.W.K. Gleerups.

Yoshida, T. (1998). Marine algae of Japan. pp. [1-2], 1-25, 1-1222. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

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Okamura, K. (1892). Ptilota dentata sp. nov.. Botanical Magazine, Tokyo 6: 149-152.

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