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.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
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 April 2019.