Phyllona nobilis Kuntze 1898: 420
Published in: Kuntze, O. (1898). Revisio generum plantarum. Pars III (3). pp. 1-576. Leipzig, London, Milano, New York, Paris: Arthur Felix, Dulau & Co., U. Hoepli, Gust. A. Schechert, Charles Klincksierck.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Phyllona is .
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Porphyra nobilis J.Agardh
Porphyra nobilis J.Agardh
Type locality: New Zealand (Agardh 1883: 62). Type: Berggren; LD? (Agardh 1883: 62).
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), famous, renowned, grand, or notable.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Can be treated as a new name for Porphyra nobilis J.Agardh 1883 (non Porphyra nobilis De Notaris 1846) (Guiry, pers. comm.).
This is a marine species.
Created: 17 May 2001 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 26 August 2008 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 February 2019.