Porphyra umbilicalis f. linearis ( ) Børgesen
Porphyra linearis Greville Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; old plants on barnacles
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Porphyra umbilicalis f. linearis (Greville) Børgesen 1910: 348
Published in: Børgesen, F. (1902). Marine algae. Part II. In: Botany of the Faeroes based upon Danish investigations. (Warming, E. Eds), pp. 339-532. Copenhagen: Carlsbergfondet.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Porphyra linearis Greville
Porphyra linearis Greville
Type locality: Peakhead near Sidmouth, Devon, England Lectotype: R.K. Greville; Spring; E (Brodie & Irvine 2003: 124).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Combination also introduced by Rosenvinge (1909: 60); cf. INA and Athanasiadis (1016: 45). - (23 Mar 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Greville, R.K. (1830). Algae britannicae, or descriptions of the marine and other inarticulated plants of the British islands, belonging to the order Algae; with plates illustrative of the genera. pp. [i*-iii*], [i]-lxxxviii, -218, pl. 1-19. Edinburgh & London: McLachlan & Stewart; Baldwin & Cradock.
Rosenvinge, L.K. (1909). The marine algae of Denmark. Contributions to their natural history. Part I. Introduction. Rhodophyceae I. (Bangiales and Nemalionales). Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskabs Skrifter, 7. Række, Naturvidenskabelig og Mathematisk Afdeling 7: 1-151, figs 1-73, pls I, II, 2 folded charts.
Tanaka, T. (1952). The systematic study of the Japanese Protoflorideae. Memoirs of the Faculty of Fisheries, Kagoshima University 2(2): 1-92, 41 figs, 23 pls.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 March 2019.