Mastocarpus stiriatus (Turner) Kützing
Sarcothalia stiriata (Turner) Leister Cape of Good Hope, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
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Mastocarpus stiriatus (Turner) Kützing 1843: 398
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1843). Phycologia generalis oder Anatomie, Physiologie und Systemkunde der Tange. Mit 80 farbig gedruckten Tafeln, gezeichnet und gravirt vom Verfasser. pp. [part 1]: [i]-xxxii, -142, [part 2:] 143-458, 1, err.], pls 1-80. Leipzig: F.A. Brockhaus.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Mastocarpus is Mastocarpus mamillosus (Goodenough & Woodward) Kützing.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sarcothalia stiriata (Turner) Leister
Fucus stiriata Turner
Type locality: Cape of Good Hope, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 294).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 24 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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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 16 October 2018.