Neopyropia leucosticta (Thuret) L.-E.Yang & J.Brodie 2020

Porphyra leucosticta Thuret

Porphyra leucosticta ThuretNew Quay, Co. Clare, Ireland; to about 250 mm - 28 March 1994. Michael Guiry (

Publication Details
Neopyropia leucosticta (Thuret) L.-E.Yang & J.Brodie 2020: Table 2 [7] 868

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.

Publication date: "version of record on-line 12 May 2020"

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Neopyropia is Neopyropia yezoensis (Ueda) L.-E.Yang & J.Brodie.

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

Porphyra leucosticta Thuret

Type Information
Type locality: Rochers des Flamandes, Cherbourg, France; (Brodie & Irvine 2003: 120) Type: Thuret; 28 February 1857; PC; (Brodie & Irvine 2003: 120) Notes: Isotypes in CHE (Brodie & Irvine, 2003: 120).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 08 June 2020 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 20 August 2021

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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 20 August 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 04 October 2022

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