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Nemalionopsis tortuosa Yoneda & Yagi 1940

Publication details
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]

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Nemalionopsis is Nemalionopsis shawii Skuja.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), bent or twisted in different directions, involved, complicated (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Nemalionopsis shawii f. tortuosa (Yoneda & Yagi) Yamada & Okada 1979

Nomenclatural notes
1940: 85, figs 1, 2 (INA). - (18 Jan 2016) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
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

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Key references
Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-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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References
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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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