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Pyropia columbina (Montagne) W.A.Nelson

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Bangiophyceae
Subclass Bangiophycidae
Order Bangiales
Family Bangiaceae
Genus Pyropia


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Pyropia columbina (Montagne) W.A.Nelson
Mar Brava, Chiloé, Chile; Dried plants sold as food on fish market. 21 Jan 2007. Frithjof Kuepper. © Frithjof Kuepper (fck@sams.ac.uk).


Publication details
Pyropia columbina (Montagne) W.A.Nelson in Sutherland et al. 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).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Porphyra columbina Montagne 1842
Phyllona columbina (Montagne) Kuntze 1891
Wildemania columbina (Montagne) De Toni 1897

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Boraso de Zaixso, A.L. (2013). Elementos para el estudio de las macroalgas de Argentina. Con colaboración de J.M. Zaixso. pp. [1]-204. Comodoro Rivadavia: Universitaria de la Patagonia.

Contreras-Porcia, L., Callejas, S., Thomas, D., Sordet, C., Pohnert, G., Contreras, A., Lafuente, A., Flores-Molina, M.R. & Correa, J.A.. (2012). Seaweeds early development: detrimental effects of desiccation and attenuation by algal extracts. Planta 235: 337-348.

Contreras-Porcia, L., Thomas, D. & Correa, J.A. (2011). Tolerance to oxidative stress induced by desiccaion in Porphyra columbina (Bangiales, Rhodophyta). Journal of Experimental Botany 62(2): 1815-1829.

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Navarro, N.P., Mansilla, A., Figueroa, F.L., Korbee, N., Jofre, J. & Plastino, E. (2014). Short-term effects of solar UV radiation and NO3 supply on the accumulation of mycosporine-like amino acids in Pyropia columbina (Bangiales, Rhodophyta) under spring ozone depletion in the sub-Antarctic region, Chile. Botanica Marina 57(1): 9-20.
Ramírez, M.E., L.Contreras Porcia, M.-L.Guillemin, J.Brodie, C.Valdivia, M.R.Flores Molina, A.Núñez, C.Bulboa Contador & C.Lovazzano (2014). Pyropia orbicularis sp. nov. (Rhodophyta, Bangiaceae) based on a population previously known as Porphyra columbina from the central coast of Chile. Phytotaxa 158(2): 133-153, 11 fig., 4 tables.

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