Porphyra longissima A.Meynard, M.E.Ramírez & L.Contreras-Porcia
Porphyra longissima A.Meynard, M.E.Ramírez & L.Contreras-Porcia in Meynard et al. 2018: 303, 304, fig. 7
Published in: Meynard, A., Zapata, J., Salas, N., Betancourtt, C., Pérez-Lara, G., Castañeda, F., Ramírez, M.E., Contador, C.B., Guillemin, M.L. & Contreras-Porcia, L. (2019). Genetic and morphological differentiation of Porphyra and Pyropia species (Bangiales, Rhodophyta) coexisting in a rocky intertidal in central Chile. Journal of Phycology 55(2): 297-313.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very long (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Maitencillo beach (Chile: Valparaíso) (Meynard et al. 2019: 304). Holotype: gametophytic blade (reproductive): Zapata, Contreras-Porcia; August 12, 2014; boulders of the upper intertidal zone. SGO 168348 (Meynard et al. 2019: 304, fig. 7A).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Porphyra longissima A.Meynard, M.E.Ramírez & L.Contreras-Porcia)
South America: Chile (Meynard et al. 2019).
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Wendy 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 15 July 2019.