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Mastocarpus rigidus S.C.Lindstrom, Hughey & Martone

Publication details
Mastocarpus rigidus S.C.Lindstrom, Hughey & Martone 2011: 676, 677, 679, figs 15-18, 34, 35

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.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Mastocarpus is Mastocarpus mamillosus (Goodenough & Woodward) K├╝tzing.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), rigid (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Habitat notes
Occurring on rock usually in the (lower) mid intertidal zone (Lindstrom et al. 2011). - (16 Dec 2011) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Holotype locality: Botanical Beach, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada (Lindstrom et al. 2011: 677). Holotype: Fig. 15 (leftmost specimen): Patrick T. Martone (PTM 184); 11 July 2010; on mid intertidal bedrock with Fucus distichus subsp. evanescens and Saccharina sessilis. UBC A88570 (Lindstrom et al. 2011: 677).

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M.D. 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.

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