Porphyra adamsiae W.A.Nelson 1993
Porphyra adamsiae W.A.Nelson 1993: 526, figs 2-4
Published in: Nelson, W.A. (1993). Epiphytic species of Porphyra (Bangiales, Rhodophyta) from New Zealand. Botanica Marina 36: 525-534, 15 figs, 1 table.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lysithea adamsiae (W.A.Nelson) W.A.Nelson
Type locality: Anchorage Bay, Antipodes Islands (Nelson 1993: 527). Holotype: Yaldsyn; 2 March 1985; epiphytic on Cenacrum subsutum, subtidal. WELT A16435a (Nelson 1993: 527). Notes: Isotypes: WELT A16435b, A16436a-c.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latinised), named for Nancy Adams, New Zealand botanist.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Named for Nancy Adams (Guiry, pers. comm.).
This is a marine species.
Yoshida, T., Notoya, M., Kikuchi, N. & Miyata, M. (1997). Catalogue of species of Porphyra in the world, with special reference to the type locality and bibliography. Natural History Research (Chiba) 3: 5-18, 4 figs.
Created: 15 July 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 January 2012 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 03 March 2021.