Pyropia nereocystis (C.L.Anderson) S.C.Lindstrom 2011

Pyropia nereocystis (C.L.Anderson) S.C.Lindstrom

Current name: Pyropia nereocystis (C.L.Anderson) S.C.Lindstrom
Otter Crest, Oregon, USA; on stipe of Nereocystis lutkeana in drift - 15 June 2003. Michael Guiry (

Publication Details
Pyropia nereocystis (C.L.Anderson) S.C.Lindstrom 2011: 1142

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.

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Publication date: 2011

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pyropia is Pyropia californica J.Agardh.

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

Porphyra nereocystis C.L.Anderson

Type Information
Type locality: California, USA; (Sutherland et al. 2011: 1142) Type: NY; (Sutherland et al. 2011: 1142) Notes: Index Nominum Algarum notes that the type locality is implied to be Farallon Is., but more likely Santa Cruz; on Nereocystis

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 12 January 2012 by G.M. Guiry.

Last updated: 19 August 2021

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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 19 August 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 27 May 2024

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