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Lobophora canariensis (Sauvageau) C.W.Vieira, De Clerck & Payri 2016

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Dictyotophycidae
Order Dictyotales
Family Dictyotaceae
Tribe Zonarieae
Genus Lobophora


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Lobophora canariensis (Sauvageau) C.W.Vieira, De Clerck & Payri
Ilhéu da Forja, Madeira. 07 Jun 2017. Filipe Henriques. © Filipe Henriques.


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Lobophora canariensis (Sauvageau) C.W.Vieira, De Clerck & Payri Ilhéu da Forja, Madeira
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Publication details
Lobophora canariensis (Sauvageau) C.W.Vieira, De Clerck & Payri in C.W.Vieira & al. 2016: 699

Published in: Vieira, C., Camacho, O., Wynne, M.J., Mattio, L., Anderson, R.J., Bolton, J.J., Sansón, M., D'hondt, S., Leliaert, F., Fredericq, S. & Payri, C. (2016). Shedding new light on old algae: Matching names and sequences in the brown algal genus Lobophora (Dictyotales, Phaeophyceae). Taxon 65(4): 689–707.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Lobophora is Lobophora nigrescens J.Agardh.

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

Aglaozonia canariensis Sauvageau

Type information
Type locality: Puerto Orotava [Puerto de la Cruz], Tenerife, Islas Canarias (Afonso Carrillo & Sansón 1999: 174). Type: O. De Clerck ODC2383; May 2015; PC 0063044 (Vieira & al. 2016: 700). Notes: "Since the holotype of Aglaozonia canariensis is missing in PC (Bruno de Reviers, pers. comm.), we selected a neotype for this name collected at the locality of the original type. Spain, Punta del Hidalgo, Tenerife, Canary Islands, May 2015, O. De Clerck ODC2383 (PC barcode PC0063044)." (Vieira et al. 2016: 699-700).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), living in or from the Canary Islands (Stearn 1985).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Aglaozonia canariensis Sauvageau 1905
Cutleria canariensis (Sauvageau) I.A.Abbott & J.M.Huisman 2003

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Lobophora payriae N.E.Schultz, C.W.Schneider & F.Rousseau 2015

General environment
This is a marine species.

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