Porphyra okamurae 1932
Porphyra okamurae Ueda 1932: 12 (key), 14, pl. 1: 9, 10; pl. 2: 1-6; pl. 12: 1, 2 (as 'okamurai' )
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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Japan (Niigata Pref.; Fukui Pref.; Toyama Pref.; Ishikawa Pref.; etc.); Korea (Nanyodo)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Index Nominum Algarum notes 'okamurai' has also been used for the specific epithet of this species.
This is a marine species.
Kim, H.-S. & Kim, S.-M. (2011). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 4, Number 1. Rhodophyta: Stylonematophyceae, Compsopogonophyceae, Bangiophyceae. Primitive red algae. pp. [1-6], 1-138, figs 1-101. 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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Choi, J.-S., Choi, C.-G., Kim, Y.-D., Kin, H.-G. & Jun, B.-O. (1997). Preparation of cell wall degrading enzymes from marine herbivores for algal protoplast isolation 1. Cell wall degradation and isolation of protoplasts from a marine red alga Porphyra okamurae Ueda by enzyme extracts of abalone (Nordotis discus (Reeve)). Algae 12(2): 99-104, 5 figs. [in Korean]
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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 14 May 2021.