Kintarosiphonia fibrillosa ( ) Uwai & 1999
Kintarosiphonia fibrillosa (Okamura) Uwai & Masuda Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University
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Kintarosiphonia fibrillosa (Okamura) Uwai & Masuda 1999: 227, figs 1-27
Published in: Uwai, S. & Masuda, M. (1999). Kintarosiphonia (Rhodomelaceae, Ceramiales), a new red algal genus based on Pterosiphonia fibrillosa Okamura from Japan. Phycologia 38: 225-233, 27 figs, 1 table.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Kintarosiphonia.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Melanothamnus fibrillosus (Okamura) Díaz-Tapia & Maggs
Pterosiphonia fibrillosa Okamura
Type locality: Shirahama, Chiba Pref., Japan (Uwai & Masuda 1999: 227). Lectotype: SAP (Okamura Herbarium) the larger of two specimens (Uwai & Masuda 1999: 227, fig. 1).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Díaz-Tapia, P., McIvor, L., Freshwater, D.W., Verbruggen, H., Wynne, M.J. & Maggs, C.A. (2017). The genera Melanothamnus Bornet & Falkenberg and Vertebrata S.F. Gray constitute well-defined clades of the red algal tribe Polysiphonieae (Rhodomelaceae, Ceramiales). European Journal of Phycology 52(1): 1-20, 77 figs.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 05 May 2017 by Wendy Guiry
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Uwai, S. & Masuda, M. (1999). Kintarosiphonia (Rhodomelaceae, Ceramiales), a new red algal genus based on Pterosiphonia fibrillosa Okamura from Japan. Phycologia 38: 225-233, 27 figs, 1 table.
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