Porphyra fallax subsp. conwayae S.C. & K.M.Cole
Porphyra conwayae (S.C.Lindstrom & K.M.Cole) S.C.Lindstrom & S.Fredericq Northern California
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Porphyra fallax subsp. conwayae S.C.Lindstrom & K.M.Cole 1992: 443, figs 14, 31-37
Published in: Lindstrom, S.C. & Cole, K.M. (1992). The Porphyra lanceolata - P. pseudolanceolata (Bangiales, Rhodophyta) complex unmasked: recognition of new species based on isoenzymes, morphology, chromosomes and distributions. Phycologia 31(5): 431-448.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pyropia conwayae (S.C.Lindstrom & K.M.Cole) S.C.Lindstrom
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
On rocks in sand in the mid-intertidal zone (Lindstrom & Cole 1992). - (16 Jan 2012) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Point No Point (Glacier Point), Vancouver I., British Columbia, Canada Type: Elsie Conway; June. 21. 1970; UBC A43066 Notes: Isotype: UBC (A43067) (Sutherland et al. 2011).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Porphyra fallax subsp. conwayae S.C.Lindstrom & K.M.Cole)
North America: British Columbia (Lindstrom & Cole 1992), Oregon (OR) (Lindstrom & Cole 1992, Hansen 1997).
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.
Lindstrom, S.C. & Fredericq, S. (2003). rbcL gene sequences reveal relationships among north-east Pacific species of Porphyra (Bangiales, Rhodophyta) and a new species, P. aestivalis. Phycological Research 51(3): 211-224.
Created: 14 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry
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Wendy 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 26 April 2019.