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Porphyra leucosticta f. atlantica Hamel, nom. inval.

Publication details
Porphyra leucosticta f. atlantica Hamel 1924: 438, nom. inval.

Published in: Hamel, G. (1924). Foridées de France, I-II. Bangiales. Revue Algologique 1: 278-292, 427-457.

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 leucosticta (Thuret) Neefus & J.Brodie

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

Nomenclatural notes
Index Nominum Algarum notes species name invalid: autonym required for nominal form.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Cherbourg, France

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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 18 October 2018.

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