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Porphyra kinositae (Y.Yamada & T.Tanaka) E.Fukuhara

Publication details
Porphyra kinositae (Y.Yamada & T.Tanaka) E.Fukuhara 1968: 58, pl. 4: fig. 1

Published in: Fukuhara, E. (1968). Studies on the taxonomy and ecology of Porphyra of Hokkaido and its adjacent waters. Bulletin of the Hokkaido Regional Fisheries Research Laboratory 34: 40-99.

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 kinositae (Yamada & Tak. Tanaka) N.Kikuchi, M.Miyata, M.S.Hwang & H.G.Choi

Basionym
Porphyra yezoensis f. kinositae Y.Yamada & T.Tanaka

Type information
Lectotype locality: "Hab. Utasutu, Hokkaido" [Utasutsu, Suttsu, Hokkaido, Japan] (Sutherland et al. 2011: 1144). Lectotype: Y. Yamada; 20 March 1944; SAP 049206 (Sutherland et al. 2011: 1144). Notes: Yoshida 1998: 444.

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

Nomenclatural notes
Index Nominum Algarum notes ' kinositai' has also been used for the specific epithet of this species.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Yoshida, T., Notoya, M., Kikuchi, N. & Miyata, M. (1997). Catalogue of species of Porphyra in the world, with special reference to the type locality and bibliography. Nat. Hist. Res. Special Issue No. 3: 5-18, 4 figs.

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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.

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