Pyrophyllon subtumens (J. ex R.M. ) W.A.Nelson
Pyrophyllon subtumens (J.Agardh ex R.M.Laing) W.A.Nelson 2003: 310, 311, fig. 6
Published in: Nelson, W.A., Broom, J.E. & Farr, T.J. (2003). Pyrophyllon and Chlidophyllon (Erythropeltidales, Rhodophyta): two new genera for obligate epiphytic species previously placed in Porphyra, and a discussion of the orders Erythropeltidales and Bangiales. Phycologia 42: 308-315.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Pyrophyllon.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Akatore, Otago, New Zealand (Nelson et al. 2003: 310). Lectotype: R.M. Laing; CHR Laing Algal Herbarium Sheet No. 4062 (Nelson et al. 2003: 310). Notes: Sheet is marked 'No. 120 Agardh, No. 1108 Prof. Setchell'. Isolectotype:LD 12797 (Nelson, 1993: 531).
Porphyra subtumens J.Agardh ex R.M.Laing 1928
This is a marine species.
Nelson, W.A. (2013). New Zealand seaweeds. An illustrated guide. pp. -328. Wellington: Te Papa Press.
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