Anotrichium okamurae Baldock 1976
Anotrichium okamurae Baldock 1976: 560
Published in: Baldock, R.N. (1976). The Griffithsieae group of the Ceramiaceae (Rhodophyta) and its southern Australian representatives. Australian Journal of Botany 24: 509-593, 92 figs.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Anotrichium furcellatum (J.Agardh) Baldock
Named for Kintaro Okamura (1867-1935), Japanese phycologist.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
New name for Monospora tenuis Okamura; priority for Anotrichium tenue (C.Agardh) Nägeli. - (21 Sep 2010) - M.D. Guiry
This species was introduced into the Mediterranean (Verlaque et al. 2015: 243), perhaps by shipping; the initial point of introduction is unkown. It is now widely distributed in the Mediterranean. - (6 Nov 2015) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Anotrichium okamurae Baldock)
Europe: France (Anon. 2017).
Asia: Japan (Yoshida 1998).
Source of current name
Kim, H.-S. & Lee, I.K. (2012). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 4, Number 5.Rhodophyta: Florideophyceae: Ceramiales: Ceramiaceae I (Non-corticate species). pp. [1-4], 1-152, figs 1-105. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.
Verlaque, M., Ruitton, S., Mineur, F. & Boudouresque, C.-F. (2015). CIESM atlas of exotic species of the Mediterranean. Macrophytes. pp. -362, many photographs and maps. Monaco: CIESM Publishers.
Created: 15 April 2001 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 06 November 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 12 April 2021.