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.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 October 2020.