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Lobophora pacifica (Setchell) C.W.Vieira, De Clerck & Payri

Publication details
Lobophora pacifica (Setchell) C.W.Vieira, De Clerck & Payri in C.W.Vieira et al. 2016: 700

Published in: Vieira, C., Camacho, O., Wynne, M.J., Mattio, L., Anderson, R.J., Bolton, J.J., Sansón, M., D'hondt, S., Leliaert, F., Fredericq, S. & Payri, C. (2016). Shedding new light on old algae: Matching names and sequences in the brown algal genus Lobophora (Dictyotales, Phaeophyceae). Taxon 65(4): 689–707.

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.

Basionym
Aglaozonia pacifica Setchell

Type information
Type locality: French Polynesia: Barrier reef off Papeete, Tahiti (Setchell 1926: 90). Holotype: W.A. Setchell; 26.v.1922; On Porolithon, over corals. UC 261174 (Vieira et al. 2016: 700). Notes: "Since only a very small fragment of the holotype remains in UC, no morphological or molecular analyses were performed on the type material of Lobophora pacifica. The type material associated with this name is demonstrably ambiguous and cannot be critically identified. Consequently, an epitype collected at the type locality was selected. Epitype (designated by Vieira et al. 2016: 700): French Polynesia, Fa’aa: Vicinity of Papeete, Moorea, Feb 2014, M. Zubia UPF026 (PC barcode PC0063045)

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to the Pacific Ocean.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Aglaozonia pacifica Setchell 1926

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

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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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