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Pleuropterum fasciculatum Yamada 1935

Publication details
Pleuropterum fasciculatum Yamada 1935: 16, pl. 5

Published in: Yamada, Y. (1935). Marine algae from Urup, the middle Kuriles, especially from the vicinity of Iema Bay. Scientific Papers of the Institute of Algological Research, Faculty of Science, Hokkaido Imperial University 1: 1-26.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pleuropterum is Pleuropterum paradiseum Miyabe & Nagai.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Alaria paradisea (Miyabe & Nagai) Widdowson

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), clustered, growing in bundles (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Iema, Urup Island, Middle Kuriles (Index Nominum Algarum).

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Source of current name
Widdowson, T.B. (1971). A taxonomic revision of the genus Alaria Greville. Syesis 4: 11-49.

Key references
Yoshida, T. (1998). Marine algae of Japan. pp. [1-2], 1-25, 1-1222. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

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