Porphyra akasakae A. 1977
Porphyra akasakae A.Miura 1977: 197, fig. 2; pls 10, 11 (as 'arasakai' )
Published in: Miura, A. (1977). Porphyra akasakai, a new species from the Sanriku coast, northeastern district of Honshu, Japan. J. Tokyo Univ. Fish. 63: 197-202.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Hashikami Sanzunokawa, Kesennuma, Miyagi Prefecture, Jana Type: A. Miura; 12.xii.1968; Herbariu, Laboratory of Algal Cultivation, Tokyo University of Fisheries
Named for Y. Akasaka, Director of Kesennuma Fisheries Experimental Station (Guiry, pers. comm.).
This is a marine species.
(as Porphyra akasakae A.Miura)
Japanese: Murone-amanori (Chapman & Chapman 1980).
Kim, H.-S. & Boo, S.-M. (2010). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 2, Number 1. Heterokontophyta: Phaeophyceae: Ectocarpales. Marine brown algae I. pp. [1-6], 1-195, figs 1-19. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.
Created: 15 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
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