Porphyrostromium reflexa (P. & H. ) M.J. , nom. inval. 1993
Porphyrostromium reflexa (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) M.J.Wynne in Aleem 1993: 58, nom. inval.
Published in: Aleem, A.A. (1993). Marine algae of Alexandria, Egypt. pp. [i-iv], -135. Alexandria: Privately published.
Publication date: Received from author 15 August 1993
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Erythrotrichia reflexa (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) Thuret ex De Toni
Bangia reflexa P.Crouan & H.Crouan
Type locality: Karvallon, near Villeneuve, Finistère, France Type: Spring; On Fucus balticus. CHE Notes: Isotypes: Algues Marines Finistère No. 394
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), reflexed, bent sharply backwards (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: attributed to Wynne (1986) but no such combination made by Wynne. - (18 Feb 2011) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
De Toni, G.B. (1897). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. IV. Florideae. Sectio I. pp. [i]-xx, [i]- lxi + - 388. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
Created: 08 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 373 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=2503
Cite this record as:
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 20 January 2021.