Mastocarpus vancouveriensis S.C. , Hughey & Martone
Mastocarpus vancouveriensis S.C.Lindstrom, Hughey & Martone 2011: 673-676, figs 11-14, 26, 27
Published in: Lindstrom, S.C., Hughey, J.R. & Martone, P.T. (2011). New, resurrected and redefined species of Mastocarpus (Phyllophoraceae, Rhodophyta) from the northeast Pacific. Phycologia 50(6): 661-683.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Mastocarpus is Mastocarpus mamillosus (Goodenough & Woodward) Kützing.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Occurring on rock usually in the mid to high intertidal zone often surrounded by sand (Lindstrom et al. 2011). - (16 Dec 2011) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Holotype locality: Brady's Beach, Barkley Sound, British Columbia, Canada (Lindstrom et al. 2011: 676). Holotype; Fig. 11 (bottom centre specimen): S.C. Lindstrom (SCL 10719); 17 April 2003; high intertidal bedrock in sand. UBC A85326 (Lindstrom et al. 2011: 676).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Mastocarpus vancouveriensis S.C.Lindstrom, Hughey & Martone)
North America: California (CA) (Miller 2012).
Created: 16 December 2011 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 22 August 2013 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 January 2019.