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Porphyra tenera var. tamatsuensis A.Miura ex K.Yamauchi, nom. inval.

Publication details
Porphyra tenera var. tamatsuensis A.Miura ex K.Yamauchi 1974: 439, nom. inval.

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 Porphyra tenera var. tamatsuensis A.Miura

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), soft, delicate (Brown 1956).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: lacking Latin diagnosis and designated type (INA).

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 30 November 2001 by Elizabeth Moran

Verified by: 15 May 2014 by Wendy Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Miura, A. (1984). A new variety and a new form of Porphyra (Bangiales, Rhodophyta) from Japan: Porphyra tenera Kjellman var. tamatsuensis Miura, var. nov. and P. yezoensis Ueda form. narawaensis Miura, form. nov.. Journal of the Tokyo University of Fisheries 71: 1-37.
Niwa, K., Furuita, H., Yamamoto, T. & Kobiyama, A. (2008). Identification and characterization of a green-type mutant of Porphyra tenera Kjellman var. tamatsuensis Miura (Bangiales, Rhodophyta). Aquaculture 274: 126-131.

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Wendy 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 15 October 2018.

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