Porphyra aeodis N.J.Griffin, Bolton &
Pyropia aeodis (N.J.Griffin, J.J. Bolton & R.J.Anderson) J.E.Sutherland on Pachymenia orbitosa, Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
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Porphyra aeodis N.J.Griffin, Bolton & Anderson 1999: 506, figs 1-15
Published in: Griffin, N.J., Bolton, J.J. & Anderson, R.J. (1999). Porphyra aeodis sp. nov. (Bangiales, Rhodophyta), an epiphyte of Aeodes orbitosa from South Africa. European Journal of Phycology 34: 505-512, 15 figs, 2 tables.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pyropia aeodis (N.J.Griffin, J.J. Bolton & R.J.Anderson) J.E.Sutherland
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
On Aeodis orbitosa, which grows in mid- to lower eulittoral zone and shallow subtidal (Griffin et al. 1999). - (12 Jan 2012) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Holotype locality: Kommetjie, Cape Peninsula, South Africa (Griffin, Bolton & Anderson 1999: 507). Holotype: N.J.Griffin; 16 May 1995; epiphytic on Aeodis orbitosa. BOL (Griffin, Bolton & Anderson 1999: 507). Notes: Isotypes: NJG-190, NJG-191 (BOL).
Sutherland, J.E., Lindstrom, S.C., Nelson, W.A., Brodie, J., Lynch, M.D., Hwang, M.S., Choi, H.-G., Miyata, M., Kikuchi, N., Oliveira, M.C., Farr, T., Neefus, C., Mols-Mortensen, A. Milstein, D. & Müller, K.M. (2011). A new look at an ancient order: generic revision of the Bangiales (Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 47(5): 1131-1151.
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Griffin, N.J., Bolton, J.J. & Anderson, R.J. (1999). Porphyra aeodis sp. nov. (Bangiales, Rhodophyta), an epiphyte of Aeodes orbitosa from South Africa. European Journal of Phycology 34: 505-512, 15 figs, 2 tables.
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