Porphyrella gardneri G.M.Smith &
Porphyrella gardneri G.M.Smith & Hollenberg 1943: 215, figs 13, 14
Published in: Smith, G.M. & Hollenberg, G.J. (1943). On some Rhodophyceae from the Monterey Peninsula, California. American Journal of Botany 30: 211-223.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Porphyrella.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pyropia gardneri (G.M.Smith & Hollenberg) S.C.Lindstrom
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Point Joe, Monterey Peninsula, California (Smith & Hollenberg 1943: 215). Holotype: G.M. Smith 39-12; epiphytic on lateral margins of blades of Laminaria andersonii and on tips of leaflets of Egregia menziesii. (Smith & Hollenberg 1943: 215). Notes: Holotype: DS in UC 306401 (Sutherland et al. 2011).
Hollenberg, G.J. & Abbott, I.A. (1966). Supplement to Smith's marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. [i]-ix [xii], -130, 53 figs. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
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.
Created: 04 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
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Hawkes, M.W. (1977). A field, culture and cytological study of Porphyra gardneri (Smith & Hollenberg) comb. nov. (=Porphyrella gardneri Smith & Hollenberg), (Bangiales, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 16: 457-469.
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