Porphyra vulgaris var. linearis ( )
Porphyra linearis Greville Salthill, Co. Galway; winter zonation of plants at MHWN on artificial substrate
© Michael Guiry (firstname.lastname@example.org)
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.
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 19 March 2019.