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Mazzaella rosea (Kylin) Fredericq

Publication details
Mazzaella rosea (Kylin) Fredericq in Hommersand et al. 1993: 110

Published in: Hommersand, M.H., Guiry, M.D., Fredericq, S. & Leister, G.L. (1993). New perspectives in the taxonomy of the Gigartinaceae (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta). Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 14: 105-120, 41 figs.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Mazzaella is Mazzaella californica (J.Agardh) G.De Toni.

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

Basionym
Iridaea rosea Kylin

Type information
Type locality: Pacific Grove, California, USA (Silva 1996-to date). Type: LD (Hommersand, Guiry, Fredericq & Leister 1993: 110).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), rose-coloured (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Iridaea rosea Kylin 1941
Rhodoglossum roseum (Kylin) G.M.Smith 1943
Gigartina rosea (Kylin) D.H.Kim 1976

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Hughey, J.R., Silva, P.C. & Hommersand, M.H. (2001). Solving taxonomic and nomenclatural problems in Pacific Gigartinaceae (Rhodophyta) using DNA from type material. Journal of Phycology 37: 1091-1109.

Saunders, G.W. & Millar, K.R. (2014). A DNA barcode survey of the red algal genus Mazzaella in British Columbia reveals overlooked diversity and new distributional records: descriptions of M. dewreedei sp. nov. and M. macrocarpa sp. nov. Botany 92: 223-231.

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