Mastocarpus californianus S.C. , Hughey & Martone
Mastocarpus californianus S.C.Lindstrom, Hughey & Martone 2011: 679, figs 19-21, 36, 37
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.
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Occurring on rock usually in the (lower) mid intertidal zone (Lindstrom et al. 2011). - (16 Dec 2011) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Holotype locality: 'Mussel Rock', Cape Mendocino, Humboldt County, California (Lindstrom et al. 2011: 679). Holotype: Fig. 19 (leftmost specimen): S.C. Lindstrom (SCL 13349); 8 April 2008; low intertidal boulder, ~0.3 m above MLLW. UBC A88483 (Lindstrom et al. 2011: 679).
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. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 September 2018.