Porphyra kinositae (Y. & Tak.Tanaka) E. 1968
Porphyra kinositae (Y.Yamada & Tak.Tanaka) E.Fukuhara 1968: 58, pl. 4: fig. 1
Published in: Fukuhara, E. (1968). Studies on the taxonomy and ecology of Porphyra of Hokkaido and its adjacent waters. Bulletin of the Hokkaido Regional Fisheries Research Laboratory 34: 40-99.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Neopyropia kinositae (Y.Yamada & Tak.Tanaka) L.-E.Yang & J.Brodie
Lectotype locality: "Hab. Utasutu, Hokkaido" [Utasutsu, Suttsu, Hokkaido, Japan] (Sutherland et al. 2011: 1144). Lectotype: Y. Yamada; 20 March 1944; SAP 049206 (Sutherland et al. 2011: 1144). Notes: Yoshida 1998: 444.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Index Nominum Algarum notes ' kinositai' has also been used for the specific epithet of this species.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Yang, L.-E., Deng, Y.-Y., Xu, G.-P., Russel, S., Lu, Q.-Q. & Brodie, J. (2020). Redefining Pyropia (Bangiales, Rhodophyta): four new genera, resurrection of Porphyrella and description of Calidia pseudolobata sp. nov. from China. Journal of Phycology 56(3): 1-18, 4 figs.
Yoshida, T., Notoya, M., Kikuchi, N. & Miyata, M. (1997). Catalogue of species of Porphyra in the world, with special reference to the type locality and bibliography. Natural History Research (Chiba) 3: 5-18, 4 figs.
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