Porphyra laciniata var. umbilicalis C. , nom. illeg. 1829
Porphyra laciniata var. umbilicalis C.Agardh 1829: pl. XXVI , nom. illeg.
Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1829). Icones algarum europaearum. Représentation d'algues européenes suive de celle des espèces exotiques les plus remarquables récemment découvertes. Vol. Fasc. 3 pp. xxi-xxx, pls 21-30. Leipsic [Leipzig]: Leopold Voss.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Porphyra umbilicalis Kützing
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), slashed into narrow divisions with tapering, pointed incisions (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: unwarranted change of epithet for Ulva laciniata var. umbilicata C. Agardh 1823 [fide INA].
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Created: 27 November 2001 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 23 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Drew, K.M. (1954). Studies in the Bangioideae III. The life-history of Porphyra umbilicalis (L.) Kütz. var. laciniata (Lightf.) J. Ag. A. The conchocelis-phase in culture. Annals of Botany, New Series 18: 183-211.
Kylin, H. (1949). Über Porphyra umbilicalis und Porphyra laciniata. Kungliga Fysiografiska Sällskapets i Lund Förhandlingar 17: 1-3.
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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 03 August 2020.