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Wildemania miniata (C.Agardh) Foslie

Publication details
Wildemania miniata (C.Agardh) Foslie 1891: 49

Published in: Foslie, M. (1891). Contribution to the knowledge of the marine algae of Norway. II. Species from different tracts. Tromsø Museums Aarshefter 14: 36-58, 3 pls.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Wildemania is Wildemania amplissima (Kjellman) Foslie.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Ulva purpurea var. miniata C.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: Greenland (Sutherland et al. 2011: 1141). Lectotype: Wormskjold; LD 12838 (Sutherland et al. 2011: 1141).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), saturn-red, flame-scarlet; literally, ‘painted with red lead’ (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Ulva purpurea var. miniata C.Agardh 1817
Ulva miniata (C.Agardh) Lyngbye 1819
Porphyra miniata (C.Agardh) C.Agardh 1824
Diploderma miniatum (C.Agardh) Kjellman 1883
Phyllona miniata (C.Agardh) Kuntze 1891

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Porphyra miniata var. typica Jónsson 1904
Porphyra helenae A.D.Zinova 1948

General environment
This is a marine species.

Common names

(as Porphyra miniata (C.Agardh) C.Agardh)
English: Red Nori (Chapman & Chapman 1980).

Japanese: Nori (Madlener 1977).

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Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.

Mols-Mortensen, A., Neefus, C.D., Pedersen, P.M. & Brodie, J. (2014). Diversity and distribution of foliose Bangiales (Rhodophyta) in West Greenland: a link between the North Atlantic and North Pacific. European Journal of Phycology 49(1): 1-10.

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.

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