Porphyra maculosa E.Conway
Porphyra maculosa E.Conway 1976: 317, fig. 1
Published in: Conway, E. (1975). Porphyra maculosa sp. nov. in British Columbia. Syesis 8: 317-320.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), spotted.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Lion’s Bay, Howe Sound, near Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Type: J.N.C. Whyte; Nov. 9. 1973; UBC 49928
Yoshida, T., Notoya, M., Kikuchi, N. & Miyata, M. (1997). Catalogue of species of Porphyra in the world, with special reference to the type locality and bibliography. Nat. Hist. Res. Special Issue No. 3: 5-18, 4 figs.
Created: 31 March 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Conway, E. (1975). Porphyra maculosa sp. nov. in British Columbia. Syesis 8: 317-320.
Hymes, B.J. & Cole, K.M. (1983). Aplanospore production in Porphyra maculosa (Rhodophyta). Japanese Journal of Phycology 31: 225-228.
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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.