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Pyropia kanakaensis (Mumford) S.C.Lindstrom 2011

Publication details
Pyropia kanakaensis (Mumford) S.C.Lindstrom in Sutherland & 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.

Basionym
Porphyra kanakaensis T.F.Mumford

Type information
Type locality: Kanaka Bay, San Juan I., Washington, USA (Mumford 1973: 239). Type: Mumford; 2.8.1970; WTU 255136 (TFM 161) (Mumford 1973: 239).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Porphyra kanakaensis T.F.Mumford 1973

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Porphyra kanakaensis T.F.Mumford)
North America: British Columbia (Mumford 1973, Scagel & al. 1989), California (Mumford 1973, Silva 1979, Scagel & al. 1989), Washington (Mumford 1973, Scagel & al. 1989, Lindstrom & Fredericq 2003).

(as Pyropia kanakaensis (Mumford) S.C.Lindstrom)
North America: British Columbia (Kucera & Saunders 2012 ), California (Miller 2012, Augyte & Shaughnessy 2014 ), Washington (Sutherland et al. 2011).

Key references
Yang, L.-E., Deng, Y.-Y., Xu, G.-P., Russel, S., Lu, Q.-Q. & Brodie, J. (2020). Redefining Pyropia (Bangiales, Rhodophyta): four new genera, resurrection of Porphyrella and description of Calidia pseudolobata sp. nov. from China. Journal of Phycology 56(4): [1-18] 862-879, 4 figs.

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