Lobophora densa C.W.Vieira, Payri & De Clerck
Lobophora densa C.W.Vieira, Payri & De Clerck in C.W.Vieira et al. 2014: 1109, table 2, figs 8c, 9c
Published in: Vieira, C., D'Hondt, S., De Clerck, O. & Payri, C.E. (2014). Toward an inordinate fondness for stars, beetles and Lobophora? species diversity of the genus Lobophora (Dictyotales, Phaeophyceae) in New Caledonia. Journal of Phycology 50(6): 1101-1119.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lobophora ceylanica (Harvey ex E.S.Barton) C.W.Vieira, De Clerck & Payri
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dense (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Ilots du Passage, Chesterfield Islands, New Caledonia (Vieira et al. 2014: 1110: table 2). Holotype: C. Payri; July 20, 2008; growing on dead coral on outer slope at -50 m. (Vieira et al. 2014: 1109, 1110: table 2). Notes: Holotype: IRD7885.
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.
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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 20 May 2019.