Ptilota dentata 1892
Ptilota dentata Okamura 1892: 149, pl. 4
Published in: Okamura, K. (1892). Ptilota dentata sp. nov.. Botanical Magazine, Tokyo 6: 149-152.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
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).
Psilothallia dentata (Okamura) Kylin 1956
This is a marine species.
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.
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]
Created: 06 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 06 February 2017 by G.M. Guiry
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Okamura, K. (1892). Ptilota dentata sp. nov.. Botanical Magazine, Tokyo 6: 149-152.
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 September 2021.