Ozophora lanceolata L.Le Gall & G.W.
Ozophora lanceolata L.Le Gall & G.W.Saunders 2010: 385, 386, fig. 7
Published in: Le Gall, L. & Saunders, G.W. (2010). DNA barcoding is a powerful tool to uncover algal diversity: a case study of the Phyllophoraceae (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta) in the Canadian flora. Journal of Phycology 46(2): 374-389.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), lance-shaped.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Not common but where it occurs, forms extensive carpets on rock walls; tends to grow on the shaded sides of rocky outcrops, clearly avoiding direct sunlight at low tide; generally occurs only in exposed areas, or surge channels on lesser exposed locations (Le Gall & Saunders 2010: 386). - (17 May 2010) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Bradys Beach, Bamfield, British Columbia, Canada (Le Gall & Saunders 2010: 386). Holotype: fig. 7b, d: Gary W. Saunders; 8 June 2005; UNB GWS002905 (Le Gall & Saunders 2010: 386). Notes: Holotype DNA barcode: GQ380342.
Created: 14 May 2010 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 19 December 2011 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 November 2018.