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Sphacelaria nipponica Kitayama 1994

Publication details
Sphacelaria nipponica Kitayama 1994: 67, figs 19, 20

Published in: Kitayama, T. (1994). A taxonomic study of the Japanese Sphacelaria (Sphacelariales, Phaeophyceae). Bulletin of the National Science Museum, Tokyo, Ser. B (Botany) 20: 37-141, 70 figs, 8 tables.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Sphacelaria is Sphacelaria reticulata Lyngbye.

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

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Yokoshima, Hiroshima Pref. (Keum, Oak, Prud'homme van Reine & Lee 2003: 115). Holotype: S. Enomota; 28 May 1991; Epiphytic on Hizikia fusiformis. SAP (Keum, Oak, Prud'homme van Reine & Lee 2003: 115).

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Key references
Keum, Y.-S., Oak, J.H., Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. & Lee, I.K. (2003). Comparative morphology and taxonomy of Sphacelaria species with tribuliform propagules (Sphacelariales, Phaeophyceae). Botanica Marina 46: 113-124.

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