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Pyropia spatulata T.Bray, Neefus & A.C.Mathieson 2017

Publication details
Pyropia spatulata T.Bray, Neefus & A.C.Mathieson in Mathieson & Dawes 2017: 269, pl. LXVII [67]: figs 1-3

Published in: 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.

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 spatulata (T.Bray, Neefus & A.C.Mathieson) L.-E.Yang & J.Brodie

Type information
Type locality: "Westport Boat Ramp, Westport, MA, USA" [Maine, USA] (Mathieson & Dawes 2017: 270). Holotype: T. Bray & J. Day; Feb. 8 2005; in shallow subtidal zone on Chondrus crispus. NHA 77916 (649937) (Mathieson & Dawes 2017: 270).

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Greek), spatulate, spatula-like.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
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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