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Rhodoglossum digitatum E.Y.Dawson 1961

Publication details
Rhodoglossum digitatum E.Y.Dawson 1961: 258-259, pl. 45: fig. 1

Published in: Dawson, E.Y. (1961). Marine red algae of Pacific Mexico. Part 4. Gigartinales. Pacific Naturalist 2: 191-343, 63 plates.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Rhodoglossum is Rhodoglossum lanceolatum (Harvey) J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Mazzaella digitata (E.Y.Dawson) J.N.Norris & Fredericq

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), digitate, with leaflets radiating from tip of leaf-stalk (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Isla Partida, Gulf of California, Mexico (Dawson 1961: 259). Holotype: Dawson 983; Feb. 22, 1946.; Lower littoral rocky shore. Herb. Beaudette Foundation. (Dawson 1961: 259). Notes: Isotypes are in Herb. A. Hancock Foundation, Herb. University of California, U.S. National Herb. Additional material: Dawson 1045, intertidal rocky shore, Isla Rasa.

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Created: 29 January 2002 by Olivia Fitzgerald

Verified by: 29 November 2014 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 September 2020.

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