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Mastocarpus latissimus (Harvey) S.C.Lindstrom, Hughey & Martone 2011

Publication details
Mastocarpus latissimus (Harvey) S.C.Lindstrom, Hughey & Martone 2011: 671

Published in: Lindstrom, S.C., Hughey, J.R. & Martone, P.T. (2011). New, resurrected and redefined species of Mastocarpus (Phyllophoraceae, Rhodophyta) from the northeast Pacific. Phycologia 50(6): 661-683.
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Publication date: 2011

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Mastocarpus is Mastocarpus mammillosus (Goodenough & Woodward) K├╝tzing.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Gigartina mammillosa var. latissima Harvey

Type information
Lectotype locality: Victoria Harbour (Esquimalt), Vancouver Island, British Columbia (Lindstrom et al. 2011: 671). Lectotype: Lyall; February 1860; LD (Herbarium Agardh) 23855 (left-hand specimen) (Lindstrom et al. 2011: 671). Notes: Lectotypified by Setchell & Gardner 1933:285, pl. 60 (Lindstrom et al. 2011).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Gigartina mammillosa var. latissima Harvey 1862
Gigartina latissima (Harvey) Eaton 1899

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Gigartina dichotoma N.L.Gardner 1927

Habitat notes
Mid to low intertidal on bedrock and boulders (Lindstrom et al. 2011). - (15 Dec 2011) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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