Rhodymenia intricata ( )
Rhodymenia intricata (Okamura) Okamura 1930: 31 [as 23], pl. CCLXVII 
Published in: Okamura, K. (1930). Icones of Japanese algae. Vol. VI pp. 19-38 (39) (English, 28-39 misnumbered 21-30), 19-37 (38) (Japanese), Plates CCLXI-CCLXX. Tokyo: published by the author.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Phyllophora intricata Okamura
Type locality: Various syntype localities, all In Japan. Type: SAP herb. Okamura (Yoshida 1998: 859). Notes: Enoshima, Iwaki, No (Prov. Yechigo) (INA).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), entangled (Stearn 1973).
Phyllophora intricata Okamura 1921
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Phyllophora intricata Okamura)
South-east Asia: Philippines (Silva, Meñez & Moe 1987).
(as Rhodymenia intricata (Okamura) Okamura)
North America: Gulf of California (Dawson 1941).
South-east Asia: Indonesia (Verheij & Prud'homme van Reine 1993, Atmadja & Prud'homme van Reine 2012), Philippines (Silva, Meñez & Moe 1987, Ang, Sin Man Leung & Mei Mei Choi 2014), Vietnam (Nguyen et al. 2013).
Asia: China (Tseng 1984, Xia & Zhang 1999, Liu 2008, Wang 2012), Japan (Segawa 1981, Yoshida, Nakajima & Nakata 1990, Yoshida 1998, Yoshida, Suzuki & Yoshinaga 2015, Titlyanov et al. 2019), Korea (Lee & Kang 1986, Lee & Kang 2001, Lee 2008), South China Sea (Phang et al. 2016).
Australia and New Zealand: Papua New Guinea (Littler & Littler 2003).
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]
Created: 28 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 August 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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Lee, I.K. & Kurogi, M. (1968). On the antheridium formation of Rhodymenia intricata (Okam.) Okamura. Japanese Journal of Botany 43: 285-288.
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M.D. 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 22 January 2020.