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Mastophora variegata Pichon, nom. inval.

Publication details
Mastophora variegata Pichon 1978: 416, nom. inval.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Mastophora is Mastophora licheniformis Decaisne.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), variegated.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Distributional notes
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.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 17 July 2001 by Sandy Lawson

Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
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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.

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