Nemalionopsis tortuosa Yoneda & 1940
Nemalionopsis tortuosa Yoneda & Yagi in Yagi & Yoneda 1940: 85, figs 1, 2: 1-8
Published in: Yagi, S. & Yoneda, Y. (1940). A new species of freshwater Rhodophyceae, Nemalionopsis tortuosa nov. sp. Acta Phytotaxonomica et Geobotanica 9: 82-86, 8 figs. [in Japanese with Latin and English description]
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Japan: Iyo Prov., Onsen-gun, Kawakami-mura [To-on City, Ehime Prefecture] (Yagi & Yoneda 1940: 86). Lectotype (fide Kumano, Seto & Yoshida, 2008: 312): on stones in a shallow stream running in a shady place. KYO 00020215 (Index Nominum Algarum
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), bent or twisted in different directions, involved, complicated (Stearn 1973).
Nemalionopsis shawii f. tortuosa (Yoneda & Yagi) Yamada & Okada 1979
1940: 85, figs 1, 2 (INA). - (18 Jan 2016) - Wendy Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], -933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]
Kumano, S. (2002). Freshwater red algae of the world. pp. [i-ii], i-xiv, 1-375 [p. 375 is an Addendum], pls 1-199. Bristol: Biopress Limited.
Necci, O., Jr., West, J.A., Rai, S.K., Ganesan, E.K., Rossignolo, N.L. & Goër, S.L. (2016). Phylogeny and morphology of the freshwater red alga Nemalionopsis shawii (Rhodophyta, Thoreales) from Nepal. Phycological Research 64: 11-18, 17 figs.
Created: 08 May 2002 by M.D. Guiry
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Kumano, S., Seto, R. & Yoshida, T. (2008). Lectotypification of Nemalionopsis tortuosa Yoneda et Yagi, Thoreales, Rhodophyta (Research Note). Phycological Research 56(4): 312-313.
Yagi, S. & Yoneda, Y. (1940). A new species of freshwater Rhodophyceae, Nemalionopsis tortuosa nov. sp. Acta Phytotaxonomica et Geobotanica 9: 82-86, 8 figs. [in Japanese with Latin and English description]
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