Porphyrostromium boryi , nom. illeg.
Porphyrostromium boryi Trevisan 1848: 100, adnot., nom. illeg.
Published in: Trevisan, V.B.A. (1848). Saggio di una monografia delle Alghe Coccotalle. pp. 1-112. Padova [Padua]: coi tipi del seminario.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Porphyrostromium.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Porphyrostromium boryanum (Montagne) P.C.Silva
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: unwarranted change of epithet.
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
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.
Created: 06 December 2001 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 23 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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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 17 February 2020.