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Porphyra kuniedae M.Kurogi

Publication details
Porphyra kuniedae M.Kurogi 1957: 23, fig. 1 (lower) (as 'kuniedai' )

Published in: Kurogi, M. (1957). [Article in Japanese on Porphyra]. Suisan Zoshoku [Aquaculture] 4(4): 23.

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 kuniedae (Kurogi) M.S.Hwang & H.G.Choi

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

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Common names

(as Porphyra kuniedae M.Kurogi)
Japanese: Maruba-nori (Chapman & Chapman 1980).

Type information
Holotype locality: Ishihama-Katsurajima, Matsushima Bay, Miyagi Pref., Japan (Sutherland et al. 2011: 114). Holotype: M.Kurogi; 22 December 1952; SAP 044803 (Sutherland et al. 2011: 1144).

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Source of current name
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.

Key references
Kim, H.-S. & Kim, S.-M. (2011). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 4, Number 1. Rhodophyta: Stylonematophyceae, Compsopogonophyceae, Bangiophyceae. Primitive red algae. pp. [1-6], 1-138, figs 1-101. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

Müller, K.M., Cannone, J.J. & Sheath, R.G. (2005). A molecular phylogenetic analysis of the Bangiales (Rhodophyta) and description of a new genus and species, Pseudobangia kaycoleia. Phycologia 44: 146-155.

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