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Porphyra roseana M.Howe

Publication details
Porphyra roseana M.Howe 1928: 190, fig. 1

Published in: Howe, M.A. (1928). Notes on some marine algae from Brazil and Barbados. Journal of the Washington Academy of Science 18: 186-194.

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.

Eponomy
Named for the collector, J.N. Rose (with P.F. Russell).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: near Cabo Frio, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Type: J.N. Rose and P.G. Russell; Aug. 8. 1915; J.N. Rose and P.G. Russell 20684

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Key references
Wynne, M.J. (2005). A check-list of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: second revision. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 129: 1-152.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 13 December 2018.

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