Pyropia nitida L.K.Harden, K.M.Morales & Hughey 2015
Pyropia nitida L.K.Harden, K.M.Morales & Hughey 2015: [2, fig. 1] 3059, figs 1-6
Published in: Harden, L.K., Morales, K.M. & Hughey, J.R. (2015). Identification of a new marine algal species Pyropia nitida sp. nov (Bangiales: Rhodophyta) from Monterey, California. Mitochondrial DNA 27: 3058-3062.
Publication date: on 8 July 2015
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "Uppermost intertidal growing in concrete grooves on boat launch ramp at San Carlos Beach Park Monterey Harbor, Monterey, CA (36°37' 09.81"N 121° 56' 31" W)" USA. (Harden, Morales & Hughey 2015: 2). Holotype: J.R. Hughey & M.K. Hughey; 5 January 2015; UC 1966781 (Harden, Morales & Hughey 2015: 3).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), shining.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
Created: 07 October 2015 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 August 2021 by G.M. Guiry
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Harden, L.K., Morales, K.M. & Hughey, J.R. (2015). Identification of a new marine algal species Pyropia nitida sp. nov (Bangiales: Rhodophyta) from Monterey, California. Mitochondrial DNA 27: 3058-3062.
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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 19 September 2021.