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Portieria harveyi (J.Agardh) P.C.Silva

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gigartinales
Family Rhizophyllidaceae
Genus Portieria

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Portieria harveyi (J.Agardh) P.C.Silva
Tanzania. Katrin Østerlund. © Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se).

 

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Portieria harveyi (J.Agardh) P.C.Silva Tanzania
© Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se)

Publication details
Portieria harveyi (J.Agardh) P.C.Silva 1987: 129

Published in: Silva, P.C., MeƱez, E.G. & Moe, R.L. (1987). Catalog of the benthic marine algae of the Philippines. Smithsonian Contributions to Marine Sciences 27: [i-ii] iii-iv, 1-179, 2 figs, 1 table.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Portieria is Portieria coccinea Zanardini.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Desmia harveyi J.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: Tonga (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 215).

Eponomy
Named for William Henry Harvey (1811-1866), Irish botanist.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Desmia harveyi J.Agardh 1876
Chondrococcus harveyi (J.Agardh) De Toni 1905

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 May 2019.

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