Porphyra roseana M.
Porphyra roseana M.Howe 1928: 190, fig. 1
Published in: Howe, M.A. (1928). Notes on some marine algae from Brazil and Barbados. Journal of the Washington Academy of Science 18: 186-194.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Named for the collector, J.N. Rose (with P.F. Russell).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: near Cabo Frio, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Type: J.N. Rose and P.G. Russell; Aug. 8. 1915; J.N. Rose and P.G. Russell 20684
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Porphyra roseana M.Howe)
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).
Wynne, M.J. (2005). A check-list of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: second revision. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 129: 1-152.
Created: 17 June 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 02 December 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 February 2020.