Porphyra reniformis ex Kützing, nom. inval.
Porphyra reniformis Meneghini ex Kützing 1849: 692, nom. inval.
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, -922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), kidney-shaped (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: included in the synonymy of Porphyra cordata Meneghini, 1844. - (23 Mar 2017) - M.D. Guiry
Included in the synonymy of Porphyra leucosticta by Athanasiadis (2016: 43). - (23 Mar 2017) - M.D. Guiry
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: 29 November 2001 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 23 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 June 2019.