Porphyra purpurea (Roth) C.Agardh 1824

Porphyra purpurea (Roth) C.Agardh

Current name: Porphyra purpurea (Roth) C.Agardh
female, North of Portugal, 2010 - 09 December 2011. Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication Details
Porphyra purpurea (Roth) C.Agardh 1824: 191

Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1824). Systema algarum. pp. [i]-xxxvii, [1]-312. Lundae [Lund]: Literis Berlingianis [Berling].

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Publication date: probably September 1824

Type Species
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Porphyra.

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

Ulva purpurea Roth

Type Information
Neotype locality: Nord-Ost Watt, Helgoland; (Brodie & Irvine 1997: 769) Neotype: A. Wagner; 17 October 1996; BM; (Brodie & Irvine 1997: 769) Notes: The original material, now lost, was collected at Eckwarden, Niedersachsen, Germany. BM000054930 (Sutherland et al. 2011).

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), purple (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 31 March 1996 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 14 February 2020

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 14 February 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 May 2024

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