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Porphyra virididentata W.A.Nelson 2001

Publication details
Porphyra virididentata W.A.Nelson in W.A. Nelson, J.E. Broom & T.J. Farr 2001: 273, figs 25-30

Published in: Nelson, W.A., Broom, J.E. & Farr, T.J. (2001). Four new species of Porphyra (Bangiales, Rhodophyta) from the New Zealand region described using traditional characters and 18S rDNA sequence data. Cryptogamie: Algologie 22: 263-284.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Porphyra is Porphyra purpurea (Roth) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pyropia virididentata (W.A.Nelson) W.A.Nelson

Type information
Type locality: Island Bay, Wellington, North Island, New Zealand (Nelson, Broom & Farr 2001: 273). Holotype: Nelson & Knight; 13.xi.1997; WELT A22362 (Nelson, Broom & Farr 2001: 273).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
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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