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Mazzaella parva (G.M.Smith & Hollenberg) Hughey, P.C.Silva & Hommersand

Publication details
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.

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
Rhodoglossum parvum G.M.Smith & Hollenberg

Type information
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).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Rhodoglossum parvum G.M.Smith & Hollenberg 1943

Taxonomic notes
Hughey et al. (2002: 1104) lists Rhodoglossum parvum G.S. Smith & Hollenberg (1943) as the basionym of this species.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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 23 August 2019.

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