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Mastocarpus insignis (Endlicher & Diesing) Kützing

Publication details
Mastocarpus insignis (Endlicher & Diesing) Kützing 1849: 734

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Mastocarpus is Mastocarpus mamillosus (Goodenough & Woodward) Kützing.

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

Basionym
Iridaea insignis Endlicher & Diesing

Type information
Type locality: Port Natal (Durban), South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 291).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), distinguished.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 November 2018.

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