Mazzaella californica (J. ) G.De
Mazzaella californica (J.Agardh) G.De Toni Northern California
Mazzaella californica (J.Agardh) G.De Toni 1936
Published in: De Toni, G. (1936). Noterelle di nomenclatura algologica. VII. Primo elenco di Floridee omonime. pp. 8. Brescia: Privately published. [in Italian]
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Mazzaella.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Collinsia californica J.Agardh
Type locality: Santa Barbara, California, USA (Agardh 1899: 79). Type: Mrs L.M. Dimmich; LD
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to California (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
(as Rhodoglossum americanum Kylin)
North America: Mexico (Dawson 1961).
(as Rhodoglossum owensiae Hollenberg & I.A.Abbott)
North America: California (Abbott & Hollenberg 1976).
(as Rhodoglossum californicum (J.Agardh) I.A.Abbott)
North America: British Columbia (Scagel et al. 1989), California (Scagel et al. 1989, Stewart 1991), Oregon (Hansen 1997), Washington (Scagel et al. 1989).
Hommersand, M.H., Guiry, M.D., Fredericq, S. & Leister, G.L. (1993). New perspectives in the taxonomy of the Gigartinaceae (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta). Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 14: 105-120, 41 figs.
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.
Saunders, G.W. & Millar, K.R. (2014). A DNA barcode survey of the red algal genus Mazzaella in British Columbia reveals overlooked diversity and new distributional records: descriptions of M. dewreedei sp. nov. and M. macrocarpa sp. nov. Botany 92: 223-231.
Created: 10 February 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 June 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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