Phyllona purpurea var. umbilicata (C.Agardh) Wallroth 1833
Phyllona purpurea var. umbilicata (C.Agardh) Wallroth 1833: 69
Published in: Wallroth, F.G. (1833). Flora Cryptogamica Germaniae 2 Algas et fungos. pp. [i]-lvi, 1-923. Norimbergae [Nüremberg]: Schragius [J.L. Schrag].
The type species (holotype) of the genus Phyllona is Phyllona umbilicata J.Hill.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Porphyra purpurea (Roth) C.Agardh.
Ulva purpurea var. umbilicata C.Agardh
Type locality: England; Type: Gilles; Hooker;
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), purple (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 17 May 2001 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 23 March 2017
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 23 March 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 June 2023