Lophurella caespitosa ( ) 1901
Lophurella caespitosa (Harvey) Falkenberg 1901: 155
Published in: Falkenberg, P. (1901). Die Rhodomelaceen des Golfes von Neapel und der angrenzenden Meeres-Abschnitte. Fauna und Flora des Golfes von Neapel, Monographie 26. pp. i-xvi, 1-754, 10 figs, 24 pls. Berlin.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Rhodomela caespitosa Harvey
Type locality: New Zealand: Occepoto and Parimahu (Colenso) (Index Nominum Algarum). Notes: Type locality: Parimahu, North Island of New Zealand (Díaz-Tapia, 2019).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), growing in patches or tufts, caespitose (Stearn 1973).
Rhodomela caespitosa Harvey 1855
This is a marine species.
Díaz-Tapia, P., Maggs, C.A., Nelson, W., Macaya, E.C. & Verbruggen, H. (2019). Reassessment of the genus Lophurella (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) from Australia and New Zealand reveals four cryptic species. European Journal of Phycology 55(1): 113-128.
Nelson, W.A. (2013). New Zealand seaweeds. An illustrated guide. pp. -328. Wellington: Te Papa Press.
Created: 09 July 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 16 April 2020 by G.M. Guiry
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 September 2021.