Porphyra crassa 1932
Porphyra crassa Ueda 1932: 27, pl. 1: figs. 9, 10; pl. 6: figs 1-7; pl. 18: fig. 1
Published in: Ueda, S. (1932). Systematic study of the genus Porphyra in Japan. Suiko-Kenkyu-Kokoku 28: 1-45, 24 tables.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pyropia crassa (Ueda) N.Kikuchi & M.Miyata
Holotype locality: Gyeonggi-do, Korea (Sutherland et al. 2011: 1143). Holotype: Tokyo Univ. of Marine Science & Technology (Sutherland et al. 2011: 1143). Notes: Chuseinando, Kyokido, Korea
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), thick (Stearn 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Sutherland, J.E., Lindstrom, S.C., Nelson, W.A., Brodie, J., Lynch, M.D., Hwang, M.S., Choi, H.-G., Miyata, M., Kikuchi, N., Oliveira, M.C., Farr, T., Neefus, C., Mols-Mortensen, A. Milstein, D. & Müller, K.M. (2011). A new look at an ancient order: generic revision of the Bangiales (Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 47(5): 1131-1151.
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.
Tanaka, T. (1952). The systematic study of the Japanese Protoflorideae. Memoirs of the Faculty of Fisheries, Kagoshima University 2(2): 1-92, 41 figs, 23 pls.
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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 16 June 2021.