Porphyra purpureoviolacea ( ) V.Krishnamurthy
Porphyra purpureoviolacea (Roth) V.Krishnamurthy 1972: 42 (as 'purpureo-violacea' )
Published in: Krishnamurthy, V. (1972). A revision of the species of the algal genus Porphyra occurring on the Pacific coast of North America. Pacific Science 26: 24-49.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Porphyra purpurea (Roth) C.Agardh
Ulva purpureoviolacea Roth
Type locality: Ritzebüttel near Cuxhaven, Niedersachsen, Germany
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Brodie, J. & Irvine, L.M. (2003). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 3B. Bangiophycidae. pp. i-xiii, 1-167, map. Andover: Intercept.
Created: 20 October 1996 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 October 2018.