Ozophora latifolia I.A.
Ozophora latifolia I.A.Abbott 1969: 49, figs 8, 11
Published in: Abbott, I.A. (1969). Some new species, new combinations, and new records of red algae from the Pacific coast. Madroño 20: 42-53.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), broad-leaved (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Gabrielson, Widdowson & Lindstrom (2004: 129, footnote): "Recognition of O. latifolia as a distinct species needs reinvestigation." - (21 Aug 2006) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Ozophora latifolia I.A.Abbott)
North America: British Columbia (Scagel et al. 1989), California (CA) (Abbott & Hollenberg 1976, Scagel et al. 1989, Miller 2012), Washington (WA) (Scagel et al. 1989).
Created: 23 May 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 May 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 January 2020.