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Porphyra laciniata var. elongata Areschoug, nom. inval.

Publication details
Porphyra laciniata var. elongata Areschoug 1862: no. 117, nom. inval.

Published in: Areschoug, J.E. (1861-1872). Algae Scandinavicae Exsiccatae (1861-1872). Serie novae. Fasc. I-IX, numbers 1-430. Fasc. 1. 1-50. 1861. Fasc. 2-3. 51-150. 1862 Fasc. 4. 151-200. 1863. Fasc 5. 201-250. 1864. Fasc. 6. 251-300. 1866. Fasc 7-8. 301-400. 1872. Fasc. 9. 401-430. 1879. ..

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Porphyra is Porphyra purpurea (Roth) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pyropia elongata (Kylin) Neefus & J.Brodie

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), slashed into narrow divisions with tapering, pointed incisions (Stearn 1973).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: no description. - (20 Mar 2016) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Fiskebäckskil, Bohuslän, Sweden

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Neefus, C.D. & Brodie, J. (2009). Lectotypification of Porphyra elongata Kylin (Bangiales, Rhodophyta) and proposed synonymy of Porphyra rosengurttii Coll et Cox. Cryptogamie, Algologie 30(3): 187-192.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 December 2018.

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