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Lobophora nigrescens J.Agardh

Publication details
Lobophora nigrescens J.Agardh 1894: 23, pl. I [1]: figs 7, 8

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1894). Analecta algologica, observationes de speciebus algarum minus cognitae earumque dispositione. Continuatio I. Lunds Universitets Års-Skrift, Andra Afdelningen, Kongl. Fysiografiska Sällskapets i Lund Handlingar 29(9): 1-144, 2 plates.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Lobophora.

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

Origin of species name
Participle (Latin), becoming black (Stearn 1973).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Lobophora australis Z.Sun, Gurgel & H.Kawai 2012

Habitat notes
Exposed reef face (Sun et al. 2012). - (27 Sep 2012) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Hab. ad oras novae Hollandiae australis, mihi a J. Br. Wilson sub n:o 15 B ex Dromana Bay missa [Dromana Bay, Victoria, Australia] (Agardh 1894: 23). Holotype: J.B.Wilson; LD 48307 (Vieira et al. 2016: 700). Notes: Type locality: Dromana Bay, VIC, Australia (Sun et al. 2012).

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Key references
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, [1]-638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.

Sun, Z., Hanyuda, T., Lim, P.-E., Tanaka. J., Gurgel, C.F.D. & Kawai, H. (2012). Taxonomic revision of the genus Lobophora (Dictyotales, Phaeophyceae) based on morphological evidence and analyses rbcl and cox3 gene sequences. Phycologia 51(5): 500-512.

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.

Created: 30 September 1999 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Rengasamy, R. (1985). Studies on Lobophora nigrescens J. Agardh (Dictyotales, Phaeophyta). Seaweed Research and Utilisation 8: 29-33, 41 figs.

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