Porphyra thuretii & E.Y. 1944
Porphyra thuretii Setchell & E.Y.Dawson in G.M. Smith 1944: 171, pl. 40: fig. 2
Published in: Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pyropia thuretii (Setchell & E.Y.Dawson) J.E.Sutherland, L.E.Aguilar Rosas & R. Aguilar Rosas
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Pacific Grove, Monterey Peninsula, California, USA Holotype: May 29, 1900; On floating Gracilariopsis sjoestedtii. UC Setchell 5161 Notes: Sutherland et al. (2011; 1145) give the following data: Lectotype: UC 791973, collected by W.A. Setchell, 19 May 1900, Carmel Bay, Monterey County, California, USA (Krishnamurthy 1972).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Porphyra thuretii Setchell & E.Y.Dawson)
North America: British Columbia (Scagel & al. 1989), California (Scagel & al. 1989), Gulf of California (Dawson 1944), Mexico (Dawson 1953), Oregon (Stiller & Waaland 1993, Hansen 1997), Washington (Scagel & al. 1989, Stiller & Waaland 1993).
Central America: Costa Rica (Fernández-García & al. 2011).
Dawson, E.Y. (1944). The marine algae of the Gulf of California. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 3: i-v, 189-432, pls 31-77.
Schubert, N., Garcia-Mendoza, E. & Pacheco-Ruiz, I. (2006). Carotenoid composition of marine red algae. Journal of Phycology 42: 1208-1216.
Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
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.
Created: 14 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 18 January 2012 by Wendy Guiry
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Hawkes, M.W. (1981). Porphyra nereocystis and P. thuretii (Rhodophyta): gametophyte morphology, distribution, and occurrence. Syesis 14: 97-108.
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Wendy 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 18 January 2021.