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Melanothamnus japonicus (Harvey) Díaz-Tapia & Maggs 2017

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Rhodomelaceae
Tribe Streblocladieae
Genus Melanothamnus

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Melanothamnus japonicus (Harvey) Díaz-Tapia & Maggs
1. Habit. 2. Fragment with cystocarps. 3. Plants epiphytic on Chorda filum, cast ashore (Qingdao Сity, the Yellow Sea, China), October 2008.. © E.A.Titlyanov et al..

Melanothamnus japonicus (Harvey) Díaz-Tapia & Maggs
Peter the Great Bay, Russia. 01 Jan 0001. Oksana Belous. © Oksana Belous (ksu_bio@mail.ru).

Melanothamnus japonicus (Harvey) Díaz-Tapia & Maggs
Peter the Great Bay, Russia. 28 Mar 2012. Oksana Belous. © Oksana Belous (ksu_bio@mail.ru).

Melanothamnus japonicus (Harvey) Díaz-Tapia & Maggs
1. Habit. 2. Fragment with cystocarps. 3. Plants epiphytic on Chorda filum, cast ashore (Qingdao ity, Yellow Sea, China).. 28 Feb 2012. Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova (etitlyanov@mail.ru). © Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova (etitlyanov@mail.ru).

 

Zonaria cuneata (Kützing) Papenfuss

Neosiphonia japonica (Harvey) M.-S.Kim & I.K.Lee Peter the Great Bay, Russia
© Oksana Belous (ksu_bio@mail.ru)

Publication details
Melanothamnus japonicus (Harvey) Díaz-Tapia & Maggs in Díaz-Tapia & al. 2017: 8

Published in: Díaz-Tapia, P., McIvor, L., Freshwater, D.W., Verbruggen, H., Wynne, M.J. & Maggs, C.A. (2017). The genera Melanothamnus Bornet & Falkenberg and Vertebrata S.F. Gray constitute well-defined clades of the red algal tribe Polysiphonieae (Rhodomelaceae, Ceramiales). European Journal of Phycology 52(1): 1-20, 77 figs.

Publication date: February 2017

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Melanothamnus is Melanothamnus somalensis Bornet & Falkenberg.

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

Basionym
Polysiphonia japonica Harvey

Type information
Type locality: Hakodate (Masuda & al. 1995: 198). Lectotype: Dr J. Morrow; May 1854; TCD (Masuda & al. 1995: 198, fig. 28). Notes: TCD 11905 (Díaz-Tapia, 2017).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Polysiphonia japonica Harvey 1857
Neosiphonia japonica (Harvey) M.-S.Kim & I.K.Lee 1999

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Sfriso, A., Buosi, A., Wolf, M.A. & Sfriso, A.A. (2019). Invasion of alien macroalgae in the Venice Lagoon, a pest or a resource?. Aquatic Invasions 15(2): 245-270, 29 figs.

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Verified by: 17 April 2020 by M.D. Guiry

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