Lobophora australis Z.Sun, Gurgel & H.
Lobophora australis Z.Sun, Gurgel & H.Kawai in Sun et al. 2012: 505, figs 9-13
Published in: Sun, Z., Hanyuda, T., Lim, P.-E., Tanaka. J., Gurgel, C.F.D. & Kawai, H. (2012). Taxonomic revision of the genus Lobophora (Dictyotales, Phaeophyceae) based on morphological evidence and analyses rbcl and cox3 gene sequences. Phycologia 51(5): 500-512.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lobophora nigrescens J.Agardh
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), south, southern (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Intertidal zone of moderate wave-action to sheltered coasts (Sun et al. 2012). - (27 Sep 2012) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Holotype locality: Coobowie, South Australia (Sun et al. 2012: 506). Holotype: H. Kawai; 9 October 2009; SAP 109517 (Sun et al. 2012: 506).
Source of current name
Vieira, C., Camacho, O., Wynne, M.J., Mattio, L., Anderson, R.J., Bolton, J.J., Sansón, M., D'hondt, S., Leliaert, F., Fredericq, S. & Payri, C. (2016). Shedding new light on old algae: Matching names and sequences in the brown algal genus Lobophora (Dictyotales, Phaeophyceae). Taxon 65(4): 689–707.
Created: 27 September 2012 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 03 September 2016 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 25 May 2019.