Lithophyllum okamurae 1900
Lithophyllum okamurae Foslie 1900: 4, no fig. (as 'Okamurai' )
Published in: Foslie, M. (1900). Five new calcareous algae. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1900(3): 1-6.
Publication date: between 26.vi.1900 and 31.xii.1900
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Marine Laboratory, Sagami Province (Kanagawa Prefecture), Japan (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 178). Lectotype: Y.Yendo; 1899; no habitat data on type. TRH A21-1318 (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 176, 178).
Named for Kintaro Okamura (1867-1935), Japanese phycologist.
This is a marine species.
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Boo, S.M. & Ko, Y.D. (2012). Marine plants from Korea. pp.  5-233, many col. photographs. Seoul: Marine & Extreme Genome Research Centre Program. [in Korean]
Titlyanov E.A., Titlyanova T.V. & Belous O.S. (2016). Useful marine plants of the Asia-Pacific Region countries. pp. 1-348, Many col. photo. Vladivostok: Dalnauka. [in Russian and English]
Woelkerling, W.J., Gustavsen, G., Myklebost, H.E., Prestø, T., Såstad, S.M. (2005). The coralline red algal herbarium of Mikael Foslie: revised catalogue with analyses. Gunneria 77: 1-625.
Xia Bangmei [Xia, B.-M.] (2013). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus II Rhodophyta No. IV Corallinales . pp. [1-8], i-xix, 1-147, pls I-V. Beijing: Science Press.
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