ヨヒラ

English translation: Yohira

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Japanese term or phrase:ヨヒラ
English translation:Yohira
Entered by: KathyT

02:49 Oct 14, 2007
Japanese to English translations [PRO]
Science - Law: Patents, Trademarks, Copyright / biology
Japanese term or phrase: ヨヒラ
type of algae or seaweed
Ruth Sato
United States
Local time: 19:53
Yohira
Explanation:
I couldn't find anything definitive on this one, other that its genus (gelidium).

Hair treatment composition and hair cosmetic for damaged hair ...
... and Oscillatoria sp. extract, brown algae extracts such as Pilayella sp. ... Gelidium tenue (genus Gelidium) extract, **yohira (genus Gelidium)** extract, ...
www.freepatentsonline.com/20060165636.html -

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Note added at 1 hr (2007-10-14 03:52:18 GMT)
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Here's the link to the algaebase.org site for the genue Gelidium: http://www.algaebase.org/search/genus/detail/?genus_id=11&-s...
(270[!] sub-species in total)
could be something like Gelidium amamiense Tanaka & K.Nozawa C or
Gelidium amansii f. elegans (Kützing) Okamura P , but I couldn't see any confirmation. G'luck!
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KathyT
Australia
Local time: 10:53
Grading comment
I went with this because I couldn't find anything better. Thanks for your help!
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Yohira


Explanation:
I couldn't find anything definitive on this one, other that its genus (gelidium).

Hair treatment composition and hair cosmetic for damaged hair ...
... and Oscillatoria sp. extract, brown algae extracts such as Pilayella sp. ... Gelidium tenue (genus Gelidium) extract, **yohira (genus Gelidium)** extract, ...
www.freepatentsonline.com/20060165636.html -

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Note added at 1 hr (2007-10-14 03:52:18 GMT)
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Here's the link to the algaebase.org site for the genue Gelidium: http://www.algaebase.org/search/genus/detail/?genus_id=11&-s...
(270[!] sub-species in total)
could be something like Gelidium amamiense Tanaka & K.Nozawa C or
Gelidium amansii f. elegans (Kützing) Okamura P , but I couldn't see any confirmation. G'luck!

KathyT
Australia
Local time: 10:53
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 58
Grading comment
I went with this because I couldn't find anything better. Thanks for your help!
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