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Porphyra microphylla Reinsch, nom. illeg.

Publication details
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, [1]-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 [N├╝rnberg]: Typis Theodor Haesslein.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Porphyra is Porphyra purpurea (Roth) C.Agardh.

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).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Index Nominum Algarum notes species name is illegitimate: not Porphyra microphylla Zanardini 1860.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Miramar, Golfo di Trieste, Italyin Sphacelaria scoparia.

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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.

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