Lysithea adamsiae (W.A.Nelson) W.A.Nelson
Lysithea adamsiae (W.A.Nelson) W.A.Nelson in Sutherland et al. 2011: 1139
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.
Publication date: 2011
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Lysithea.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Porphyra adamsiae 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.
Porphyra adamsiae W.A.Nelson 1993
This is a marine species.
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Verified by: 21 April 2015 by Wendy Guiry
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