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Mastocarpus rigidus S.C.Lindstrom, Hughey & Martone 2011

Publication details
Mastocarpus rigidus S.C.Lindstrom, Hughey & Martone 2011: 676, 677, 679, figs 15-18, 34, 35

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.

Type information
Holotype locality: Botanical Beach, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada (Lindstrom et al. 2011: 677). Holotype: Fig. 15 (leftmost specimen): Patrick T. Martone (PTM 184); 11 July 2010; on mid intertidal bedrock with Fucus distichus subsp. evanescens and Saccharina sessilis. UBC A88570 (Lindstrom et al. 2011: 677).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), rigid (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Habitat notes
Occurring on rock usually in the (lower) mid intertidal zone (Lindstrom et al. 2011). - (16 Dec 2011) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 16 December 2011 by G.M. Guiry

Verified by: 22 August 2013 by M.D. Guiry

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M.D. 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 26 October 2021.

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