Porphyra umbilicalis f. purpurea ( ) Jadin
Porphyra purpurea (Roth) C.Agardh male and female sectors of blade, North of Portugal, Buarcos, 2006
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Porphyra umbilicalis f. purpurea (Roth) Jadin 1935: 161
Published in: Jadin, F. (1935). Algues des îles de la Réunion et de Maurice. Annales de Cryptogamie Exotique 7: 147-172.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Porphyra purpurea (Roth) C.Agardh
Ulva purpurea Roth
Neotype locality: Nord-Ost Watt, Helgoland (Brodie & Irvine 1997: 769). Neotype: A. Wagner; 17 October 1996; BM (Brodie & Irvine 1997: 769). Notes: The original material, now lost, was collected at Eckwarden, Niedersachsen, Germany. BM000054930 (Sutherland et al. 2011).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Agardh, C.A. (1824). Systema algarum. pp. [i]-xxxvii, -312. Lundae [Lund]: Literis Berlingianis [Berling].
Created: 03 April 2001 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 28 July 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Kraemer, G.P. & Yarish, C. (1999). A preliminary comparison of the mariculture potential of Porphyra purpurea and Porphyra umbilicalis. Journal of Applied Phycology 11: 473-477.
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