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Sphacelaria masonii Setchell & N.L.Gardner

Publication details
Sphacelaria masonii Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1930: 139, pl. 5: fig. 9

Published in: Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1930). Marine algae of the Revillagigedo Islands Expedition in 1925. Proceedings of the California Academy of Science, Series 4 19: 109-215, Plates 4-15.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Sphacelaria is Sphacelaria reticulata Lyngbye.

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

Eponomy
Named for H.L. Mason, collector of the type.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Isla Claríon, Islas Revillagigedo, México (Setchell & Gardner 1930: 139). Holotype: H.L. Mason No. 164; June; "Epiphytic on Anhfeldtia gigartinoides.. CAS 173624 (Setchell & Gardner 1930: 139).

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Key references
Pedroche, P.F., Silva, P.C., Aguilar Rosas, L.E., Dreckmann, K.M. & Aguilar Rosas, R. (2008). Catálogo de las algas benthónicas del Pacífico de México II. Phaeophycota. pp. [i-viii], i-vi, 15-146. Mexicali & Berkeley: Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana; Universidad Autónoma de Baja California; University of California Berkeley.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 June 2019.

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