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Porphyra koreana M.S.Hwang & I.K.Lee

Publication details
Porphyra koreana M.S.Hwang & I.K.Lee 1994: 170, figs 2, 3, 4A

Published in: Hwang, M.S. & Lee, I.K. (1994). Two species of Porphyra (Bangiales, Rhodophyta), P. koreana sp. nov. and P. lacerata Miura from Korea.. The Korean Journal of Phycology 9(2): 169-177, 6 figs, 1 table.
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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 currently regarded as a synonym of Pyropia koreana (M.S.Hwang & I.K.Lee) M.S.Hwang, H.G.Choi Y.S.Oh & I.K.Lee

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Pukpyongdong, Tonghaeshi, Kangwon Prov., Korea (Hwang & Lee 1994: 171). Holotype: Y.S. Oh; May. 23. 1992; 5 m deep, on Prionitis patens Okuamura in the esturary of Jonchon River. SNU HK00011 (Hwang & Lee 1994: 171). Notes: Hwang & Lee (1994: 171) notes isotypes HKO0012-HKO0015 are in herbarium SNU

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Source of current name
Sutherland, J.E., Lindstrom, S.C., Nelson, W.A., Brodie, J., Lynch, M.D., Hwang, M.S., Choi, H.-G., Miyata, M., Kikuchi, N., Oliveira, M.C., Farr, T., Neefus, C., Mols-Mortensen, A. Milstein, D. & Müller, K.M. (2011). A new look at an ancient order: generic revision of the Bangiales (Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 47(5): 1131-1151.

Key references
Kim, H.-S. & Kim, S.-M. (2011). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 4, Number 1. Rhodophyta: Stylonematophyceae, Compsopogonophyceae, Bangiophyceae. Primitive red algae. pp. [1-6], 1-138, figs 1-101. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

Created: 14 March 2000 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 28 July 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Hwang, M.S. & Lee, I.K. (1994). Two species of Porphyra (Bangiales, Rhodophyta), P. koreana sp. nov. and P. lacerata Miura from Korea.. The Korean Journal of Phycology 9(2): 169-177, 6 figs, 1 table.
Kim, N-G & Notoya, M. (2003). Life history of Porphyra koreana (Bangiales, Rhodophyta) from Korea in culture. Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 17: 435-442.

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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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