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Pyropia tenera var. tamatsuensis (A.Miura) N.Kikuchi, Niwa & Nakada 2015

Publication details
Pyropia tenera var. tamatsuensis (A.Miura) N.Kikuchi, Niwa & Nakada in N.Kikuchi, Nakada & Niwa 2015: 381

Published in: Kikuchi, N., Nakada, T. & Niwa, K. (2015). Proposals of a new combination and a valid name for two Bangiales taxa (Rhodophyta) used for nori cultivation in Japan. Journal of Japanese Botany 90: 380-385.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pyropia is Pyropia californica J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Neopyropia tenera var. tamatsuensis (A.Miura) N.Kikuchi & Niwa

Porphyra tenera var. tamatsuensis A.Miura

Type information
Type locality: "Tamatsu, Saijo City, Ehime Pref." [Japan] (Miura 1984: 2). Holotype: A. Miura 2035; 21 February 1970; Laboratory of Algal Cultivation, Tokyo University of Fisheries sine numero (Kikuchi, Nakada & Niwa 2015: 381, fig. 1, left individual).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), soft, delicate (Brown 1946).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Kikuchi, N. & Niwa, K. (2020). New combinations in Neopyropia J.Brodie & L.-E.Yang (Bangiaceae, Rhodophyta) from Japan. Notulae Algarum 141: 1-2.

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