Porphyra vulgaris var. umbilicata (C. )
Porphyra vulgaris var. umbilicata (C.Agardh) Naccari 1828: 73 (as 'ombelicata' )
Published in: Naccari, [F.] L. (1828). Flora veneta o descrizione delle piante che nascono nella provincia de Venezia disposta secondo il sistema Linneano e colla indicazione al metodo di Jueeieu modification dal De-Candolle arriccmita di osservationi medico-economicae di Fortunato Luigi Naccari. Vol VI. pp.  4-133, 3 figs in one pl.. Venezia [Venice]: Pressor Leone Bonvecchiato Editore Libraio in Merceria A S. Bartolomeo.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Porphyra purpurea (Roth) C.Agardh
Type locality: England Type: Gilles; Hooker;
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), common, general, ordinary (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Created: 04 December 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 12 December 2018.