Herposiphonia sparsa Y.H.Koh & M.S.Kim 2018
Herposiphonia sparsa Y.H.Koh & M.S.Kim 2018: 75, fig. 5
Published in: Koh, Y.H. & Kim, M.S. (2018). Taxonomic revision of the genus Herposiphonia (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) from Korea, with the description of three new species. Algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 33(1): 69-84.
Publication date: 2018
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Jongdal, Jeju, Korea (33°29'42"N, 126°54'45"E) (Koh & Kim 2018: 75). Holotype (vegetative thallus): July 4, 2013; JNUB 140704-68 (Koh & Kim 2018: 75, fig. 5A). Notes: Isotype:140704-67 in Natl. Inst. of Biol. Resources (KB: NIBRAL0000152593).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), sparse, scattered (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 27 April 2018 by G.M. Guiry
Verified by: 27 April 2018 by G.M. Guiry
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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 23 September 2021.