Porphyra cinnamomea W.A.Nelson 2001
Porphyra cinnamomea W.A.Nelson in W.A. Nelson, J.E. Broom & T.J. Farr 2001: 266-269, figs 2-8
Published in: Nelson, W.A., Broom, J.E. & Farr, T.J. (2001). Four new species of Porphyra (Bangiales, Rhodophyta) from the New Zealand region described using traditional characters and 18S rDNA sequence data. Cryptogamie: Algologie 22: 263-284.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pyropia cinnamomea (W.A.Nelson) W.A.Nelson
Type locality: New Zealand: South Island: Ohau, Kaikoura (Nelson, Broom & Farr 2001: 266). Holotype: Nelson & Knight; 31.viii.1997; WELT A22352 (Nelson, Broom & Farr 2001: 266).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Specific epithet refers to pink-brown color of thallus. - (10 Sep 2007) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
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: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 January 2012 by G.M. Guiry
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G.M. 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 16 June 2021.