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Chondracanthus okamurae I.A.Abbott 1998

Publication details
Chondracanthus okamurae I.A.Abbott 1998: 103, 104, fig. 14

Published in: Abbott, I.A. (1998). Some new species and new combinations of marine red algae from the Central Pacific. Phycological Research 46: 97-109.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Chondracanthus is Chondracanthus chauvinii (Bory) K├╝tzing.

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

Type information
Type locality: Japan: central Honshu (Abbott 1998: 104). Holotype: Kintaro Okamura; SAP (Abbott 1998: 104). Notes: Iconotype: pl. 35: fig. 3 in Okamura, Icones Jap. Alg. 1. 1909, as Gigartina intermedia

Eponomy
Named for Kintaro Okamura (1867-1935), Japanese phycologist.

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

Nomenclatural notes
Reinstated by Yang & Kim (2016). - (12 Oct 2017) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Yang, M.Y. & Kim, M.S. (2016). Molecular phylogeny of the genus Chondracanthus (Rhodophyta), focusing on the resurrection of C. okamurae and the description of C. cincinnus sp. nov. Ocean Science Journal 51(3): 517-529, 5 figs, 2 tables.

Created: 08 October 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 13 December 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Yang, M.Y. & Kim, M.S. (2016). Molecular phylogeny of the genus Chondracanthus (Rhodophyta), focusing on the resurrection of C. okamurae and the description of C. cincinnus sp. nov. Ocean Science Journal 51(3): 517-529, 5 figs, 2 tables.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 February 2021.

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