Ulva purpureoviolacea , nom. rejic.
Ulva purpureoviolacea Roth 1788: 524, nom. rejic. (as 'purpureo-violacea' )
Published in: Roth, A.W. (1788). Tentamen Florae Germanicae. Vol. 1 pp. xvi +560 +(561-568). Lipsiae (Leipzig): I.G. Müaut;lleriano.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Porphyra purpurea (Roth) C.Agardh
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Index Nominum Algarum notes 'purpureo violacea' has also been used for the specific epithet of this species.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Ritzebüttel near Cuxhaven, Niedersachsen, Germany
Source of current name
Brodie, J. & Irvine, L.M. (2003). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 3B. Bangiophycidae. pp. i-xiii, 1-167, map. Andover: Intercept.
Created: 14 March 2000 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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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 15 November 2018.