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Pyropia saldanhae (Stegenga, J.J.Bolton & R.J.Anderson) J.E.Sutherland 2011

Classification:
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 saldanhae (Stegenga, J.J.Bolton & R.J.Anderson) J.E.Sutherland
Low intertidal, Scarbourgh, Cape Peninsula, South Africa; General thallus morphology with monoecious edge along the apex.. 02 Apr 2017. Dave Dyer. © Dave Dyer.

Pyropia saldanhae (Stegenga, J.J.Bolton & R.J.Anderson) J.E.Sutherland
Low intertidal, Scarbourgh, Cape Peninsula, South Africa; Collected from the lower to mid intertidal. Typically grows epilithic but may also grow the on the invasive mussel, Mytilus galloprovincialis. . 02 Apr 2017. M.M.Reddy. © M.M.Reddy.

Pyropia saldanhae (Stegenga, J.J.Bolton & R.J.Anderson) J.E.Sutherland
Low intertidal, Scarbourgh, Cape Peninsula, South Africa; hotographed under-water, showing distinctive ruffled edge of the thallus margin. Collected from the lower to mid intertidal. Typically grows epilithic but may also grow the on the invasive mussel, . 02 Apr 2017. M.M.Reddy. © M.M.Reddy.

Pyropia saldanhae (Stegenga, J.J.Bolton & R.J.Anderson) J.E.Sutherland
Platboom, Cape Peninsula, South Africa; mid-intertidal rock. 21 Sep 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Pyropia saldanhae (Stegenga, J.J.Bolton & R.J.Anderson) J.E.Sutherland
Platboom, Cape Peninsula, South Africa; mid-intertidal rock. 21 Sep 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Pyropia saldanhae (Stegenga, J.J.Bolton & R.J.Anderson) J.E.Sutherland
Platboom, Cape Peninsula, South Africa; upper intertidal rock. 20 Sep 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

 

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Pyropia saldanhae (Stegenga, J.J.Bolton & R.J.Anderson) J.E.Sutherland Low intertidal, Scarbourgh, Cape Peninsula, South Africa; Collected from the lower to mid intertidal. Typically grows epilithic but may also grow the on the invasive mussel, Mytilus galloprovincialis.
© M.M.Reddy

Publication details
Pyropia saldanhae (Stegenga, J.J.Bolton & R.J.Anderson) J.E.Sutherland in J.E.Sutherland & al. 2011: 1145

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 saldanhae Stegenga, Bolton & R.J.Anderson

Type information
Type locality: Yzerfontein, Cape Province, South Africa (Stegenga, Bolton & Anderson 1997: 227). Type: J.J. Bolton & H. Stegenga; epilithic in the lower intertidal. BOL Stegenga Sa 2098 (Stegenga, Bolton & Anderson 1997: 227). Notes: Isotype: slide Stegenga 1039 (BOL)

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Porphyra saldanhae Stegenga, Bolton & R.J.Anderson 1997

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Reddy, M.M., De Clerck, O., Leliaert, O., Anderson, R.J. & Bolton, J.J. (2020). An appraisal of the genus Pyropia (Bangiales, Rhodophyta) from southern Africa based on a multi-gene phylogeny, morphology and ecology, including the description of Pyropia meridionalis sp. nov. South African Journal of Botany 131: 18-32, 7 figs, 1 table.

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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