Halochlorococcum porphyrae ( & N.L.Gardner) J.A.West ex 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.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
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).
Chlorochytrium porphyrae Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1917
Chlorochytrium cohnii var. porphyrae (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) Bristol 1920
This is a marine species.
Asia: Japan (Yoshida, Nakajima & Nakata 1990).
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. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 05 December 2020.