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Porphyra luchea A.Meynard, M.E.Ramírez & L.Contreras-Porcia

Publication details
Porphyra luchea A.Meynard, M.E.Ramírez & L.Contreras-Porcia in Meynard et al. 2018: 302, fig. 6

Published in: Meynard, A., Zapata, J., Salas, N., Betancourtt, C., Pérez-Lara, G., Castañeda, F., Ramírez, M.E., Contador, C.B., Guillemin, M.L. & Contreras-Porcia, L. (2019). Genetic and morphological differentiation of Porphyra and Pyropia species (Bangiales, Rhodophyta) coexisting in a rocky intertidal in central Chile. Journal of Phycology 55(2): 297-313.

Publication date: 2019

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Porphyra is Porphyra purpurea (Roth) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Maitencillo beach (Chile: Valparaíso) (Meynard et al. 2019: 303). Holotype: gametophytic blade (vegetative): Zapata, Contreras-Porcia; October 10, 2013; collected from boulders in the upper intertidal zone. SGO 168338 (Meynard et al. 2019: 303, fig. 6A).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Porphyra luchea A.Meynard, M.E.Ramírez & L.Contreras-Porcia)
South America: Chile (Meynard et al. 2019).

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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 November 2019.

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