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Pleonosporium polymorphum Itono

Publication details
Pleonosporium polymorphum Itono 1971: 230, figs 9A-C, 10A-G (as 'polymorpha' )

Published in: Itono, H. (1971). The genera Callithamnion, Aglaothamnion, Seirospora, Pleonosporium and Mesothamnion (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta) in southern Japan. Memoirs of the Faculty of Fisheries, Kagoshima University 20(1): 217-237, 12 figs.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pleonosporium is Pleonosporium borreri (Smith) Nägeli.

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

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Mesothamnion polymorphum (Itono) Itono 1977

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: "Hab.: Suno, Amami Island. Growing at the depth of about 10 m. Collected on August 30, 1967. no. 197112 [sic]." [Suno, O-shima, Amani-gunto, Japan] (Itono 1971: 232). Holotype: HI 197112 (Itono 1971: 232).

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Key references
Norris, R.E. (1985). Studies on Pleonosporium and Mesothamnion (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta) with a description of a new species from Natal. British Phycological Journal 20: 59-68, 28 figs.

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