Zosterocarpus abyssicola W.R.Taylor
Zosterocarpus abyssicola W.R.Taylor 1945: 79-80, pl. 2: figs 9-11
Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1945). Pacific marine algae of the Allan Hancock Expeditions to the Galapagos Islands. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 12: i-iv, 1-528, 3 figs, 100 pls.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), living in the depths.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Post Office Bay, Isla Santa María, Galápagos Islands,Ecuador (Taylor 1945: 79-80). Holotype: W.R. Taylor no. 34-380; 29 Jan. 1934; An epiphyte dredged from 55 m depth. Hancock Foundation (Taylor 1945: 79-80).
Created: 27 December 2001 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 January 2006 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 November 2018.