Mastodia tessellata (J.D.Hooker & ) J.D.Hooker &
Mastodia tessellata (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) J.D.Hooker & Harvey 1847: 499
Published in: Hooker, J.D. (1847). The botany of the Antarctic voyage of H.M. discovery Ships Erebus and Terror, in the years 1839-1843. I. Flora antarctica. Part II. Algae. pp. 454-502, pls 165-194. London: Reeve.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Mastodia.
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Ulva tessellata J.D.Hooker & Harvey
Type locality: Kerguelen's Land (Hooker & Harvey 1845: 297).
This is a marine species.
Created: 09 August 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 25 April 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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Kohlmeyer, J., Hawksworth, D.L. & Volkmann-Kohlmeyer, B. (2004). Observations on two marine and maritime “borderline” lichens: Mastodia tessellata and Collemopsidium pelvetiae. Mycological Progress 3: 51-56.
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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.