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Yonagunia palmata S.-M.Lin, Y.-C.Chuang & De Clerck 2020

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Halymeniales
Family Halymeniaceae
Genus Yonagunia


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Yonagunia palmata S.-M.Lin, Y.-C.Chuang & De Clerck
Choajing, E. Keelung City, Taiwan. 17 Mar 2014. Y.H. Chang. © Y.H. Chang.


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Yonagunia palmata S.-M.Lin, Y.-C.Chuang & De Clerck Choajing, E. Keelung City, Taiwan
© Y.H. Chang

Publication details
Yonagunia palmata S.-M.Lin, Y.-C.Chuang & De Clerck in Lin et al. 2020: 1546, figs 4, 5

Published in: Lin, S.-M., De Cleck, O., Leliaert, F. & Chuang, Y.-C. (2020). Systematics and biogeography of the red algal genus Yonagunia (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta) from the Indo-Pacific including the description of two new species from Taiwan. Journal of Phycology 56(6): 1542-1556.

Publication date: 2020

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Yonagunia is Yonagunia tenuifolia Kawaguchi & Masuda.

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

Type information
Type locality: Makang, New Taipei City, Taiwan (25.07°N, 121.99°E) (Lin et al. 2020: 1546). Holotype (female gametophyte: S.-M.Lin & W.-C.Yang; 7 June 2009; rocky shore. HAST 145308 (Lin et al. 2020: 1546, fig. 4a). Notes: Isotypes: BR 5030125073363V, NTOU000948-NYOU000953, NTOU-MG-06-07-2009-YP-F.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), lobed or divided in the manner of an outspread hand with the sinuses between the lobes pointing to the place of attachment (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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