Halymenia iyoensis Yagi 1938: 1450, figs 1-3
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Galene rotunda (Okamura) D'Archino & Zuccarello
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Ohyama, Ochi Prov., Echime Pref. (Silva 1996-to date).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Halymenia iyoensis Yagi)
Asia: Japan (Yoshida, Nakajima & Nakata 1990).
Source of current name
D'Archino, R., Nelson, W.A. & Zuccarello, G.C. (2014). Amalthea and Galene, two new genera of Halymeniaceae (Rhodophyta) from New Zealand. Botanica Marina 57(3): 185-201.
Kawaguchi, S. (1993). Taxonomic notes on the Halymeniaceae (Rhodophyta) from Japan, II. Japanese Journal of Phycology 41: 303-313.
Yoshida, T. (1998). Marine algae of Japan. pp. [1-2], 1-25, 1-1222. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]
Created: 22 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 24 October 2014 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 29 February 2020.