Porphyra microphylla , nom. illeg.
Porphyra microphylla Reinsch 1878: 58, Rhodophyceae pl. 30, nom. illeg.
Published in: Reinsch, P.F. (1875 '1874/75'). Contributiones ad algologiam et fungologiam. Vol. 1 pp. [i]-xii, -103, [104, err.], 131 plates [I-III, IIIa, IV-VI, VIa, VII-XII, XIIa, XIII-XX, XXa, XXI-XXXV, XXXVa, XXXVI (Melanophyceae); I-XLII, XLIIa, XLIII-XLVII, XLVIIa, XLVIII-LXI (Rhodophyceae); I-XVIII (Chlorophyllophyceae); I-IX (Fungi)]. Norimbergae [Nürnberg]: Typis Theodor Haesslein.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), small-leaved, little-leaved (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Index Nominum Algarum notes species name is illegitimate: not Porphyra microphylla Zanardini 1860.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Miramar, Golfo di Trieste, Italyin Sphacelaria scoparia.
Created: 13 March 2000 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 July 2008 by M.D. Guiry
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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 15 October 2018.