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Porphyra aeodis N.J.Griffin, Bolton & Anderson

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Bangiophyceae
Subclass Bangiophycidae
Order Bangiales
Family Bangiaceae
Genus Porphyra

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Porphyra aeodis N.J.Griffin, Bolton & Anderson
on Pachymenia orbitosa, Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

 

Chantransia virgatula var. secundata (Lyngybe) Rosenvinge

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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Publication details
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.

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 Pyropia aeodis (N.J.Griffin, J.J. Bolton & R.J.Anderson) J.E.Sutherland

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

Habitat notes
On Aeodis orbitosa, which grows in mid- to lower eulittoral zone and shallow subtidal (Griffin et al. 1999). - (12 Jan 2012) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
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).

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Key references
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.

Created: 26 January 2002 by Fabio Rindi

Verified by: 12 January 2012 by Wendy Guiry

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References
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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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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 10 December 2018.

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