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Lobophora hederacea C.W.Vieira, Payri & De Clerck

Publication details
Lobophora hederacea C.W.Vieira, Payri & De Clerck in Vieira et al. 2014: 1110, table 2, figs 8h, 10a

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.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Lobophora is Lobophora nigrescens J.Agardh.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ivy-like.

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

Habitat notes
common on shallow coral patches (0-5 m), the inner barrier or fringing reefs, proliferating on dead (Acropora or on live corals (Turbinaria, Acropora, Porites, and predominantly Seriatophora (Vieira et al., 2014). - (20 Jan 2015) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Abore, Noumea, South Province, New Caledonia (Vieira et al. 2014: 1110: table 2). Holotype: C.W. Vieira; October 15, 2012; (Vieira et al. 2014: 1110: table 2). Notes: Holotype: IRD10189.

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Wendy 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 26 May 2019.

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