Mastocarpus pachenicus L.Le Gall & G.W. 2010
Mastocarpus pachenicus L.Le Gall & G.W.Saunders 2010: 379, fig. 4
Published in: Le Gall, L. & Saunders, G.W. (2010). DNA barcoding is a powerful tool to uncover algal diversity: a case study of the Phyllophoraceae (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta) in the Canadian flora. Journal of Phycology 46(2): 374-389.
Publication date: 2010
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Mastocarpus is Mastocarpus mammillosus (Goodenough & Woodward) Kützing.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Wizard Island (latitude: 48.8583; longitude: -125.1588), Bamfield, British Columbia, Canada (Le Gall & Saunders 2010: 380). Holotype: fig 4a: Gary W. Saunders; 7 June 2005; UNB GWS002844 (Le Gall & Saunders 2010: 380). Notes: Holotype DNA barcode: GQ380177.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Occurring in mid intertidal pools or in the low intertidal or subtidally (personal communication from Saunders (2010) to Lindstrom et al. (2011). - (19 Dec 2011) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Created: 14 May 2010 by G.M. Guiry
Verified by: 19 December 2011 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 22 October 2021.