Pyropia columbina (Montagne) W.A.Nelson 2011

Porphyra columbina Montagne

Porphyra columbina MontagneMar Brava, Chiloé, Chile; Dried plants sold as food on fish market - 21 January 2007. Frithjof Kuepper (

Publication Details
Pyropia columbina (Montagne) W.A.Nelson 2011: 1143

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 columbina Montagne

Type Information
Type locality: Auckland Is., New Zealand; (Womersley 1994: 39) Holotype: Dumont d'Urville; March 1840; PC; 0029833 (MA6267) (Sutherland et al. 2011: 1143)

General Environment
This is a marine species.

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

Last updated: 08 June 2020

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