Lobophora hederacea C.W.Vieira, Payri & De Clerck
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.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ivy-like.
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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
This is a marine species.
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.