Pyropia spatulata T.Bray, Neefus & A.C. 2017
Pyropia spatulata T.Bray, Neefus & A.C.Mathieson in Mathieson & Dawes 2017: 269, pl. LXVII : figs 1-3
Published in: Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, 109 pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Neopyropia spatulata (T.Bray, Neefus & A.C.Mathieson) L.-E.Yang & J.Brodie
Type locality: "Westport Boat Ramp, Westport, MA, USA" [Maine, USA] (Mathieson & Dawes 2017: 270). Holotype: T. Bray & J. Day; Feb. 8 2005; in shallow subtidal zone on Chondrus crispus. NHA 77916 (649937) (Mathieson & Dawes 2017: 270).
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Greek), spatulate, spatula-like.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Yang, L.-E., Deng, Y.-Y., Xu, G.-P., Russel, S., Lu, Q.-Q. & Brodie, J. (2020). Redefining Pyropia (Bangiales, Rhodophyta): four new genera, resurrection of Porphyrella and description of Calidia pseudolobata sp. nov. from China. Journal of Phycology 56(4): [1-18] 862-879, 4 figs.
Created: 28 July 2017 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 01 November 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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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 24 September 2021.