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Psilothallia dentata (Okamura) Kylin 1956

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Callithamniaceae
Subfamily Callithamnioideae
Tribe Rhodocallideae
Genus Psilothallia

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Psilothallia dentata (Okamura) Kylin
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Apex. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Psilothallia dentata (Okamura) Kylin
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Psilothallia dentata (Okamura) Kylin
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Psilothallia dentata (Okamura) Kylin
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Psilothallia dentata (Okamura) Kylin
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Psilothallia dentata (Okamura) Kylin
Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Yukihiko Serisawa. © Yukihiko Serisawa (serisawa@scc.u-tokai.ac.jp).

Psilothallia dentata (Okamura) Kylin
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Section of frond. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Psilothallia dentata (Okamura) Kylin
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Frond section. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

 

Psilothallia dentata (Okamura) Kylin Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University
© Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp)

Publication details
Psilothallia dentata (Okamura) Kylin 1956: 395

Published in: Kylin, H. (1956). Die Gattungen der Rhodophyceen. pp. i-xv, 1-673, 458 figs. Lund: C.W.K. Gleerups.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Psilothallia is Psilothallia striata (Harvey) F.Schmitz.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ptilota dentata Okamura

Basionym
Ptilota dentata Okamura

Type information
Type locality: Japan Type: SAP herb. Okamura (Yoshida 1998: 924).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), toothed, usually with sharp teeth pointing outwards (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Bruce, M.G. & Saunders, G.W. (2016). A molecular-assisted investigation of diversity, biogeography and phylogenetic relationships for species of Neoptilota and Ptilota (Wrangeliaceae, Rhodophyta) reported along Canadian coasts. Phycologia 56(1): 36-53.

Key references
Yoshida, T. (1998). Marine algae of Japan. pp. [1-2], 1-25, 1-1222. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

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Verified by: 06 February 2017 by G.M. Guiry

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References
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Yang, E.C., Kim, K.M., Rueness, J. & Boo, S.M. (2004). Morphology and molecular phylogeny of Psilothallia dentata (Ceramiceae, Rhodophyta). Algae 19(4): 283-292, 5 figs, 2 tables.

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