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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorphyra leucosticta Thuret, 1863 
AphiaID: 144430

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlantae (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodophyta (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEurhodophytina (Subdivision) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBangiophyceae (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBangiophycidae (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBangiales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBangiaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorphyra (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyropia leucosticta (Thuret) Neefus & J.Brodie, 2011
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorphyra C.Agardh, 1824
Sources  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]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhvidplettet purpurhinde  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstripefjærehinne  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstripefjørehinne  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstrimsloke  [details]
Direct child
taxa (5)

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 Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorphyra leucosticta f. atlantica Hamel, 1924
Forma Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPorphyra leucosticta f. coriacea (Zanardini) De Toni & Levi
Forma Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPorphyra leucosticta f. elongata (Kylin) Yendo, 1916
Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorphyra leucosticta f. mediterranea Hamel, 1924

Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorphyra leucosticta f. suborbiculata (Kjellman) Yendo, 1916 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyropia suborbiculata (Kjellman) J.E.Sutherland, H.G.Choi, M.S. Hwang & W.A.Nelson, 2011
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKnokke [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIsraeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDutch Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublished in AlgaeBase Logo AlgaeBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (94 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:77417 [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAuthority Thuret in Le Jolis, 1863 [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet photosynthetic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Long Island Sound to Scotian coast, Gulf of St. Lawrence to Strait of Belle Isle [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat low littoral [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMorphology 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]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction 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]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:144430
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Guiry, Michael D.
2012-10-23 09:10:43Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2014). Porphyra leucosticta Thuret, 1863. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2014). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=144430 on 2014-07-25
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