Mastocarpus marginalis Kützing
Mastocarpus marginalis Kützing 1863: 15
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Mastocarpus is Mastocarpus mammillosus (Goodenough & Woodward) Kützing.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sarcodia marginalis (Kützing) Millar
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), marginal (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Type locality: New Caledonia (Millar & Prud'homme van Reine 2005: 543). Holotype: Vieillard; L 941,149-56 (barcode L 0056014) (Millar & Prud'homme van Reine 2005: 543). Notes: Holotype (cystocarpic): Vieillard # 2025.
Source of current name
Millar, A.J.K. & Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. (2005). Marine benthic macroalgae collected by Vieillard from New Caledonia and described as new species by Kützing. Phycologia 44: 536-549.
Created: 24 February 2006 by Wendy Guiry
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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 23 July 2019.