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Pyropia suborbiculata (Kjellman) J.E.Sutherland, H.G.Choi, M.S. Hwang & W.A.Nelson

Publication details
Pyropia suborbiculata (Kjellman) J.E.Sutherland, H.G.Choi, M.S. Hwang & W.A.Nelson in Sutherland et al. 2011: 1145

Published in: 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.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pyropia is Pyropia californica J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Porphyra suborbiculata Kjellman

Type information
Type locality: Goto-retto, Nagasaki Prefecture, Japan (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 93). Lectotype: J.V.Petersen; 25 May 1881; UPS (Sutherland et al. 2011: 1145). Notes: Syntypes in UPS, L, S.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Porphyra suborbiculata Kjellman 1897
Phyllona suborbiculata (Kjellman) Kuntze 1898
Porphyra leucosticta f. suborbiculata (Kjellman) Yendo 1916

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Porphyra carolinensis Coll & J.Cox 1977
Porphyra lilliputiana W.A.Nelson, G.A.Knight & M.W.Hawkes 1998

General environment
This is a marine species.

Common names

(as Porphyra suborbiculata Kjellman)
Chinese: Tsz Tsai, Tsu Tsoi, Tsu Tsai, Chi Tsai, Hung Tsoi, Hung Tsai, Chi Choy, Hai Tsai, Hai Tso (Madlener 1977), Zi-cai (Arasaki & Arasaki 1983).

English: Red Laver (Madlener 1977).

Japanese: Mambiama, Maruba-amanori (Madlener 1977), Iwanori (Arasaki & Arasaki 1983).

Korean: Kim (Madlener 1977).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Porphyra suborbiculata Kjellman)
North America: Connecticut (Klein et al. 2003, Neefus, Mathieson, Bray & Yarish 2008), Massachusetts (Neefus, Mathieson, Bray & Yarish 2008), North Carolina (Klein et al. 2003, Teasdale et al. 2009).

South-west Asia: Goa (Pereira & Almeida 2014), Sri Lanka (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Coppejans et al. 2009).

Asia: China (Tseng 1984, Broom et al. 2002, Monotilla & Notoya 2004, Liu 2008, Zeng 2009), Japan (Okamura 1936, Segawa 1981, Yoshida, Nakajima & Nakata 1990, Yoshida 1998, Broom et al. 2002, Monotilla & Notoya 2004), Korea (Lee & Kang 2001, Monotilla & Notoya 2004, Lee 2008, Kim & Kim 2011), South China Sea (Phang et al. 2016), Taiwan (Lewis & Norris 1987, Huang 2000, Shao 2003-2014, Anon. 2012).

South-east Asia: Philippines (Silva, Meñez & Moe 1987, Monotilla & Notoya 2004), Vietnam (Tsutsui et al. 2005, Titlyanov & Titlyanov 2012, Nguyen et al. 2013).

(as Phyllona suborbiculata (Kjellman) Kuntze)
Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

(as Porphyra carolinensis Coll & J.Cox)
Atlantic Islands: Canary Islands (Guadalupe et al. 1995, Haroun et al. 2002, Gil-Rodríguez et al. 2003, John et al. 2004, Anon. 2011).

North America: Connecticut (Broom et al. 2002), Florida (Schneider & Searles 1991), Georgia (Schneider & Searles 1991), Maine (Kucera & Saunders 2012 ), North Carolina (Schneider & Searles 1991, Broom et al. 2002), Nova Scotia (Kucera & Saunders 2012 ), South Carolina (Schneider & Searles 1991).

(as Porphyra lilliputiana W.A.Nelson, G.A.Knight & M.W.Hawkes)
Australia and New Zealand: New South Wales (Broom et al. 2002), New Zealand (Broom et al. 2002), Western Australia (Broom et al. 2002).

(as Pyropia suborbiculata (Kjellman) J.E.Sutherland, H.G.Choi, M.S. Hwang & W.A.Nelson)
Europe: Portugal (Vergés et al. 2013), Spain (Vergés et al. 2013, Sánchez et al. 2014), Spain (incl. Canary Is.) (Gallardo et al. 2016).

Atlantic Islands: Canary Islands (Afonso-Carrillo 2014).

North America: California (Miller 2012).

Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).

South America: Brazil (Milstein & Cabral de Oliveira).

Asia: Japan (Sutherland et al. 2011), Korea (Vergés et al. 2013).

South-east Asia: Vietnam (Titlyanov, Titlyanova & Belous 2015).

Australia and New Zealand: New Zealand (Nelson 2012), North Island, NZ (Nelson 2013), South Island, NZ (Nelson 2013).

Key references
Milstein, D., Medeiros, A.S., Oliveira, E.C. & Oliveira, M.C. (2015). Native or introduced? A re-evaluation of Pyropia species (Bangiales, Rhodophyta) from Brazil based on molecular analyses. European Journal of Phycology 50(1): 37-45.

Nelson, W.A. (2013). New Zealand seaweeds. An illustrated guide. pp. [1]-328. Wellington: Te Papa Press.

Titlyanov E.A., Titlyanova T.V. & Belous O.S. (2016). Useful marine plants of the Asia-Pacific Region countries. pp. 1-348, Many col. photo. Vladivostok: Dalnauka.

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Vergés, A., Sánchez, N., Peteiro, C., Polo, L. & Brodie, J. (2013). Pyropia suborbiculata (Bangiales, Rhodophyta): first records from the northeastern Atlantic and Mediterranean of this North Pacific species. Phycologia 52(2): 121-129.

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