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Mazzaella oregona (Doty) Hughey, P.C.Silva & Hommersand

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gigartinales
Family Gigartinaceae
Genus Mazzaella

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Mazzaella oregona (Doty) Hughey, P.C.Silva & Hommersand
Kenneth S. Norris Rancho Marino Reserve, in San Luis Obispo County, at Cambria, Clifornia. 15 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood. © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Mazzaella oregona (Doty) Hughey, P.C.Silva & Hommersand
Kenneth S. Norris Rancho Marino Reserve, in San Luis Obispo County, at Cambria, Clifornia; with cystocarps (left). 15 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood. © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Mazzaella oregona (Doty) Hughey, P.C.Silva & Hommersand
Kenneth S. Norris Rancho Marino Reserve, in San Luis Obispo County, at Cambria, Clifornia; with cystocarps (left). 15 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood. © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Mazzaella oregona (Doty) Hughey, P.C.Silva & Hommersand
Northern California. 09 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Mazzaella oregona (Doty) Hughey, P.C.Silva & Hommersand
Northern California. 09 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Mazzaella oregona (Doty) Hughey, P.C.Silva & Hommersand
Northern California. 09 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Mazzaella oregona (Doty) Hughey, P.C.Silva & Hommersand
Cape Mendocino, California. 18 Aug 2010. Simona Augyte (Simona.Augyte@humboldt.edu). © Simona Augyte (Simona.Augyte@humboldt.edu).

Mazzaella oregona (Doty) Hughey, P.C.Silva & Hommersand
Otter Crest, Oregon, USA; lower intertidal. Cystocarpic plant.. 15 Jun 2003. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

 

Mazzaella oregona (Doty) Hughey, P.C.Silva & Hommersand Cape Mendocino, California
© Simona Augyte (Simona.Augyte@humboldt.edu)

Publication details
Mazzaella oregona (Doty) Hughey, P.C.Silva & Hommersand 2001: 1011

Published in: 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.

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
Iridophycus oregonus Doty

Type information
Holotype locality: Brookings, Oregon (Hughey, Silva & Hommersand 2001: 1101). Holotype: Doty 4065; 16.xii.1941; UC DS 306918 (Hughey, Silva & Hommersand 2001: 1101).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Iridophycus oregonus Doty 1947
Iridaea oregona (Doty) Papenfuss 1958

Habitat notes
low and mid intertidal; epilithic (Augyte & Shaughnessy, 2014). - (8 Dec 2014) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
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.

Created: 13 August 2003 by Elizabeth Moran

Verified by: 02 March 2015 by Paul Gabrielson

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References
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Mudge, B. & Scrosati, R. (2003). Effects of wave exposure on the proportion of gametophytes and tetrasporophytes of Mazzaella oregona (Rhodophyta: Gigartinales) from Pacific Canada. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 83: 701-704.

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Paul Gabrielson in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 February 2019.

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