Halochlorococcum porphyrae (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) J.A.West ex Guiry 2017
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.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Halochlorococcum is Halochlorococcum marinum P.J.L.Dangeard ex Guiry.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chlorocystis moorei (N.L.Gardner) Darienko & al..
Chlorochytrium porphyrae Setchell & N.L.Gardner
Type locality: Lands End, San Francisco, California, U.S.A.; (Gardner 1917: 379) Holotype: UC; 205703 (Darienko & al. 2021: )
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), of or on the genus Porphyra (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 04 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 20 October 2021
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 20 October 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 01 April 2023