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Chlorochytrium porphyrae Setchell & N.L.Gardner

Publication details
Chlorochytrium porphyrae Setchell & N.L.Gardner in N.L.Gardner 1917: 379, pl. 32: fig. 6

Published in: Gardner, N.L. (1917). New Pacific coast marine algae I. University of California Publications in Botany 6: 377-416, pls 31-35.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chlorochytrium is Chlorochytrium lemnae Cohn.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Halochlorococcum porphyrae (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) J.A.West ex Guiry

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), of or on the genus Porphyra (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Lands End, San Francisco, California, U.S.A. (Gardner 1917: 379). Holotype: UC

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Source of current name
West, J.A., Smith, C.M. & McBride, D.L. (1988). Observations on the marine unicellular endophyte Chlorochytrium porphyrae (Chlorophyceae). Botanica Marina 31: 299-305.

Key references
Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.

Created: 05 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 25 March 2015 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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West, J.A., Smith, C.M. & McBride, D.L. (1988). Observations on the marine unicellular endophyte Chlorochytrium porphyrae (Chlorophyceae). Botanica Marina 31: 299-305.

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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 21 May 2019.

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