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Porphyra punctata Y.Yamada & H.Mikami

Publication details
Porphyra punctata Y.Yamada & H.Mikami in Mikami 1956: 342, figs 3, 4

Published in: Mikami, H. (1956). Two new species of Porphyra and their subgeneric relationship. Botanical Magazine, Tokyo 69: 340-345.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Porphyra is Porphyra purpurea (Roth) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dotted, marked with dots, spots, minute glands, etc. (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Erimo, Samani, Hidaka Prov, Hokkaido, Japan Type: SAP

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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 15 October 2018.

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