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Porphyra chauhanii C.Anil Kumar & M.V.N.Panikkar 1993

Publication details
Porphyra chauhanii C.Anil Kumar & M.V.N.Panikkar 1993: 153, figs 1 a, 2

Published in: Anil Kumar, C. & Panikkar, M.V.N. (1993). The species of Porphyra C. A. Agardh from Kerala. Seaweed Research and Utilisation 17: 151-160, 5 figs.

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.

Type information
Type locality: Thirumullavaram, Kerala, India Type: Aug. 14. 1991; Department of Botany, Sree Narayana College, Quilon, India 124

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Anil Kumar, C. & Panikkar, M.V.N. (1997). Indian species of Porphyra (Rhodophyceae, Bangiales). Feddes Repertorium 108(5-6): 419-423, 2 figs.

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