Mazzaella parva (G.M.Smith & ) Hughey, P.C. &
Mazzaella parva (G.M.Smith & Hollenberg) Hughey, P.C.Silva & Hommersand 2002: 1104
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.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Holotype locality: Cypress Point, Monterey, California, U.S.A. (Smith & Hollenberg 1943: 216). Holotype: G.M. Smith, No. 40-178; Growing at mean low tide level on rocks. UC DS 306402 (Smith & Hollenberg 1943: 216 ). Notes: Holotype: DS 306402 in UC (Hughey et al. 2001: 1104).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), little, small, puny (Stearn 1973).
Rhodoglossum parvum G.M.Smith & Hollenberg 1943
Hughey et al. (2002: 1104) lists Rhodoglossum parvum G.S. Smith & Hollenberg (1943) as the basionym of this species.
This is a marine species.
Created: 13 August 2003 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 02 March 2015 by Paul Gabrielson
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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 24 April 2019.