Porphyra tenuitasa E.
Porphyra tenuitasa E.Fukuhara 1968: 52 (key), 74, 88, pl. 2, fig 3 (miscited 2); pl. 4, fig. 3
Published in: Fukuhara, E. (1968). Studies on the taxonomy and ecology of Porphyra of Hokkaido and its adjacent waters. Bulletin of the Hokkaido Regional Fisheries Research Laboratory 34: 40-99.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Porphyra variegata (Kjellman) Kjellman
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Usu, Iburi prov., Hokkaido, Japan Type: March 4. 1963;
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.
Yoshida, T. (1998). Marine algae of Japan. pp. [1-2], 1-25, 1-1222. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]
Created: 31 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 October 2008 by M.D. Guiry
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Shimizu, T. (1983). Taxonomic studies on Porphyra variegata (Kjellman) Hus and P. tenuitasa Fukuhara (Bangiales, Rhodophyta). Japanese Journal of Phycology 31: 229-237.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 October 2019.