Melanamansia japonica ( ) R.E.Norris 1988
Melanamansia japonica (Holmes) R.E.Norris 1988: 222
Published in: Norris, R.E. (1988). Structure and reproduction of Amansia and Melanamansia gen nov. (Rhodophyta, Rhodomelaceae) on the southeastern African coast. Journal of Phycology 24: 209-223, 35 figs.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Amansia japonica (Holmes) Okamura
Type locality: Enoshima, Japan (Holmes 1896: 252). Type: Ohkubo, no. 17; (Holmes 1896: 252).
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to Japan (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 12 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 May 2007 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 October 2021.