Neoporphyra meridionalis (M.M.Reddy, R.J. & J.J.Bolton) M.M.Reddy 2020
Neoporphyra meridionalis (M.M.Reddy, R.J.Anderson & J.J.Bolton) M.M.Reddy Subtidal, Doringbaai, West coast, South Africa; Collected subtidally, growing epiphytically on the stipe of Ecklonia maxima.
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Neoporphyra meridionalis (M.M.Reddy, R.J.Anderson & J.J.Bolton) M.M.Reddy 2020: 2
Published in: Reddy, M.M. (2020). Transfer of Pyropia meridionalis to Neoporphyra (Bangiaceae, Rhodophyta). Notulae Algarum 142: 1-3, no figs.
Publication date: "31 May 2020"
The type species (holotype) of the genus Neoporphyra is Neoporphyra haitanensis (T.J.Chang & B.F.Zheng) J.Brodie & L.-E.Yang.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "South Africa, Western Cape, Soetwater" (: 27). Holotype: R.A.Anderson 201158/60; 24 Feb 2015; growing epizoically on Cymbula compressa collected as drift on the Cape Peninsula. BOL (: 27). Notes: Isotype also at BOL.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), found towards the South.
Pyropia meridionalis M.M.Reddy, R.J.Anderson & J.J.Bolton 2020
This is a marine species.
Created: 31 May 2020 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 31 May 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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Reddy, M.M. (2020). Transfer of Pyropia meridionalis to Neoporphyra (Bangiaceae, Rhodophyta). Notulae Algarum 142: 1-3, no figs.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 01 August 2021.