Mastophora variegata Pichon, nom. inval.
Mastophora variegata Pichon 1978: 416, nom. inval.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), variegated.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Silva et al. (1996: 255) were unable to determine the source of this name, which appeared as Mastophora cf. variegata in an ecological treatment of the Tuléar region, Madagascar.
This is a marine species.
Created: 17 July 2001 by Sandy Lawson
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 10 December 2018.