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.
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. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 October 2018.