WoRMS name details

Porphyra amplissima (Kjellman) Setchell & Hus, 1900

144425  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:144425)

 unaccepted (synonym)
Species
marine
LSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:76945  
LSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:76945 [details]

Distribution Gulf of Maine to Northumberland Strait, Gulf of St. Lawrence to Strait of Belle Isle  
Distribution Gulf of Maine to Northumberland Strait, Gulf of St. Lawrence to Strait of Belle Isle [details]
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2018). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). Porphyra amplissima (Kjellman) Setchell & Hus, 1900. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=144425 on 2018-05-27
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2010-12-13 10:09:16Z
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2012-10-23 09:10:43Z
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2015-06-26 12:00:51Z
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basis of record Guiry, M.D. (2001). Macroalgae of Rhodophycota, Phaeophycota, Chlorophycota, and two genera of Xanthophycota, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 20-38 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Sears, J.R. (ed.). 1998. NEAS keys to the benthic marine algae of the northeastern coast of North America from Long Island Sound to the Strait of Belle Isle. Northeast Algal Society. 163 p. [details]   

additional source Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2018). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. , available online at http://www.algaebase.org [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
LSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:76945 [details]

From other sources
Diet photosynthetic [details]

Dimensions 3-7 m long blades [details]

Distribution Gulf of Maine to Northumberland Strait, Gulf of St. Lawrence to Strait of Belle Isle [details]

Habitat low littoral to upper littoral at protected sites, on kelp stipes and stone in less protected sites [details]

Morphology Red colour results from the dominance of the pigments phycoerythrin and phycocyanin; this masks the other pigments, chlorophyll a (no chlorophyll b), beta-caratene and a number of unique xanthophylls. [details]

Reproduction vegetative reproduction is rare; asexual reproduction is effected by the formation of various kinds of spores; Sexual reproduction is unique in this group due to their passive, non flagellated sperm cells (spermatia) [details]
 

LanguageName 
Japanese ベニタサ  [details]