Boreophyllum ambiguum S.C.
Boreophyllum ambiguum S.C.Lindstrom in Lindstrom et al. 2015: 252, fig. 2B
Published in: Lindstrom, S., Lindeberg, M.R. & Guthrie, D.A. (2015). Marine macroalgae of the Aleutian Islands: I. Bangiales. Algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 30(4): 247-263.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Boreophyllum is Boreophyllum aestivale (S.C.Lindstrom & Fredericq) S.C.Lindstrom.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), doubtful, uncertain (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
mid intertidal boulder, cobble and pebble (Lindstrom et al., 2015). - (20 Jan 2016) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Holotype locality: head of Northeast Harbor, Sanak Island, Alaska (Lindstrom et al. 2015: 252). Holotype: S.C. Lindstrom 15128; August 31, 2012; lower mid intertidal, on large boulder. UBC A90188 (Lindstrom et al. 2015: 252). Notes: GenBank KT936164. Isotypes: SCL 15130 in UBC (A90189); GenBank KT936165.
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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 20 June 2019.