Porphyra purpurea (Roth) C.Agardh 1824
Porphyra purpurea (Roth) C.AgardhRía de Ferrol, Galicia, Spain - 15 July 2018. Ignacio Bárbara (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Porphyra purpurea (Roth) C.Agardh 1824: 191
Publication date: probably September 1824
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
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).
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 08 December 2022