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Porphyra moriensis H.Ohmi

Publication details
Porphyra moriensis H.Ohmi 1954: 231, pls 1-4

Published in: Ohmi, H. (1954). New species of Porphyra, epiphytic on Chorda filum from Hokkaido. Bulletin of the Faculty of Fisheries Hokkaido University 5: 231-239.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Porphyra is Porphyra purpurea (Roth) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pyropia moriensis (Ohmi) N.Kikuchi & M.Miyata

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Oshima Prov., Mori, Hokkaido, Japan Type: H. Ohmi; March. 7. 1954; on Chorda filum at depth of 3-8m. Notes: Holotype: Faculty of Fisheries, Hokkaido, University. This specimen currently cannot be found in HAK (Sutherland et al. 2011: 1144).

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Key references
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.

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Notoya, M. & Miyashita, A. (1999). Life history, in culture, of the obligate epiphyte Porphyra moriensis (Bangiales, Rhodophyta).. Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 16: 121-125.

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