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Neoporphyra dentata (Kjellman) L.-E.Yang & J.Brodie 2020

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Bangiophyceae
Subclass Bangiophycidae
Order Bangiales
Family Bangiaceae
Genus Neoporphyra


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Neoporphyra dentata (Kjellman) L.-E.Yang & J.Brodie
Lung-tung, Taipei County, Taiwan. 1997. 1. 16. Photo by Huang Su-fang, National Taiwan Museum, from http://www.ntm.gov.tw/seaweeds.. Huang Su-fang. © Sue Huang (sfhuang@ntm.gov.tw).


Publication details
Neoporphyra dentata (Kjellman) L.-E.Yang & J.Brodie 2020: Table 2 [5], 866

Published in: 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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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Neoporphyra is Neoporphyra haitanensis (T.J.Chang & B.F.Zheng) J.Brodie & L.-E.Yang.

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

Porphyra dentata Kjellman

Type information
Type locality: Amakusa, Japan (Kjellman 1897: 17). Type: J.V. Petersen; 9 June 1881; (Sutherland et al. 2011: 1143). Notes: Amakusa, Kumamoto Pref., Japan; lectotypified by M. Kurogi 1985 (Marianne Hamnede, pers. comm. to S.C. Lindstrom 13 Oct. 2009); syntype in UPS (Sutherland et al. 2011).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), toothed, usually with sharp teeth pointing outwards (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Porphyra dentata Kjellman 1897
Pyropia dentata (Kjellman) N.Kikuchi & M.Miyata 2011

General environment
This is a marine species.

Common names

(as Porphyra dentata Kjellman)
Japanese: Oni-amonari (Arasaki & Arasaki 1983).

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