Neoporphyra perforata (J. ) L.-E.Yang & J. 2020
Pyropia perforata (J.Agardh) S.C.Lindstrom Pescadero State Beach, California, USA
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Neoporphyra perforata (J. Agardh) L.-E.Yang & J.Brodie in Yang & al. 2020: 867
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"
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 perforata J.Agardh
Lectotype locality: near the Golden Gate, San Francisco, California, USA (Sutherland et al. 2011: 1144). Lectotype: S. Berggren; 1874; LD (Herbarium Agardh) 13037 (Sutherland et al. 2011: 1144). Notes: According to Dawson (1953: 17) specimens from Santa Barbara and from San Francisco were illustrated. Conway (1974:174-176) notes that LD 13037 (one of two Berggren specimens) was designated (but not published) as the lectotype by R.F. Scagel in 1957. She is "entirely in agreement with Scagel's selection of it as the lectotype" and considers specimens LD 13031 and 13048, collected by Mrs Bingham at Santa Barbara to be syntypes.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pierced with holes or pores or sprinkled with translucent dots (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
(as Porphyra perforata J.Agardh)
?: Ihekesten, Ihekas Atlebal, Summer Seaweed (Madlener 1977).
Chinese: Chi Choy (Madlener 1977).
English: Red Laver (Arasaki & Arasaki 1983).
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 January 2021.