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Pyropia peggicovensis H.Kucera & G.W.Saunders 2012

Publication details
Pyropia peggicovensis H.Kucera & G.W.Saunders 2012: 880, fig. 4

Published in: Kucera, H. & Saunders, G.W. (2012). A survey of Bangiales (Rhodophyta) based on multiple molecular markers reveals cryptic diversity. Journal of Phycology 48(4): 869-882.
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Publication date: 2012

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.

Type information
Holotype locality: Peggys Cove (44.4905º N, 63.9166º W), Nova Scotia, Canada (Kucera & Saunders 2012: 880). Holotype (fig. 4): G.W. Saunders and D. Saunders; 31 December 2006; contributing to a bangiophycean rich zone in the upper mid-intertidal. UNB GWS005677 (blade no. 1 on the sheet is designated as the type) (Kucera & Saunders 2012: 880).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.

Nielsen, R. & Lundsteen, S. (2019). Danmarks havalger Bind 1 Rødalger (Rhodophyta). Scientia Danica. Series B, Biologica 7: [1]-398, col. figs and distributional maps.

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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