Porphyra vulgaris var. linearis ( )
Porphyra linearis Greville Grattan Road, Salthill, Co. Galway, Ireland; on granite boulders at high water
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Porphyra vulgaris var. linearis (Greville) Bertoloni 1862: 146
Published in: Bertoloni, A. (1862). Flora Italica Cryptogama [Algae, continued]. Vol. 2(2) pp. 129-256..
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Porphyra linearis Greville
Porphyra linearis Greville
Type locality: Peakhead near Sidmouth, Devon, England Lectotype: R.K. Greville; Spring; E (Brodie & Irvine 2003: 124).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), common, general, ordinary (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Name also introduced by Lenormand (1843: 406) but without a description, and perhaps with a different intended type. Listed as a "nomen" in INA. - (23 Mar 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Greville, R.K. (1830). Algae britannicae, or descriptions of the marine and other inarticulated plants of the British islands, belonging to the order Algae; with plates illustrative of the genera. pp. [i*-iii*], [i]-lxxxviii, -218, pl. 1-19. Edinburgh & London: McLachlan & Stewart; Baldwin & Cradock.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 July 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 June 2019.