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Halochlorococcum porphyrae (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) J.A.West ex Guiry 2017

Publication details
Halochlorococcum porphyrae (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) J.A.West ex Guiry 2017: 1

Published in: Guiry, M.D. (2017). Validation of some invalid names for green algae introduced by P.J.L. Dangeard. Notulae Algarum 42: 1-2, no figs.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Halochlorococcum is Halochlorococcum marinum P.J.L.Dangeard ex Guiry.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Chlorochytrium porphyrae Setchell & N.L.Gardner

Type information
Type locality: Lands End, San Francisco, California, U.S.A. (Gardner 1917: 379). Holotype: UC

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), of or on the genus Porphyra (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chlorochytrium porphyrae Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1917
Chlorochytrium cohnii var. porphyrae (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) Bristol 1920

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
West, J.A., Smith, C.M. & McBride, D.L. (1988). Observations on the marine unicellular endophyte Chlorochytrium porphyrae (Chlorophyceae). Botanica Marina 31: 299-305.

Wynne, M.J. & Furnari, G. (2014). A census of J.P.L. [sic] Dangeard's invalid taxa with proposals to resolve the nomenclatural problems of some of them. Nova Hedwigia 98(3-4): 515-517.

Created: 04 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 07 November 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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Lee, S.-H.,Lee, J.B., Lee, K.-W. & Jeon, Y.-J. (2010). Antioxidant properties of tidal pool microalgae, Halochlorococcum porphyrae and Oltamannsiellopsis unicellularis from Jeju island. Algae 25(1): 45-56, 4 figs, 5 tables.

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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 17 January 2021.

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