Porphyrea, 1845, nom. inval.
Original publication:Castagne, L. (1845). Catalogue des plantes qui croissent naturellement aux environs de Marseille. pp. -263, pls I-VII, uncoloured lithographs. Aix: Imprimerie de Nicot et Pardigon, Pont-Moreau.
Gender: This genus name is currently treated as feminine.
Invalid: orthographic variant of Porphyra C. Agardh, 1821. - (5 Jun 2012) - M.D. Guiry
Numbers of names and species: At present, there are no names in the database.
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Created: 06 December 2001 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 06 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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