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Lobophora lessepsiana C.W.Vieira 2019

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


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Lobophora lessepsiana C.W.Vieira
Eliat, Israel; subtidal. 24 Jul 2020. Rachel Einav. © Rachel Einav (einavr@blue-ecosystems.com).

Lobophora lessepsiana C.W.Vieira
Eliat, Israel; subtidal. 24 Jul 2020. Rachel Einav. © Rachel Einav (einavr@blue-ecosystems.com).


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Lobophora lessepsiana C.W.Vieira Eliat, Israel; subtidal
© Rachel Einav (einavr@blue-ecosystems.com)

Publication details
Lobophora lessepsiana C.W.Vieira in Vieira & al. 2019: 165, figs 5, 9, 13, 15

Published in: Vieira, C., Aharonov, A., Paz, G., Engelen, A.H., Tsiamis, K., Einav, R. & De Clerck, O. (2019). Diversity and origin of the genus Lobophora in the Mediterranean Sea including the description of two new species. Phycologia 58(2): 163-168.
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Publication date: 2019

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.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Habitat notes
on bedrock, in potholes, usually in shaded places, often covered with sand or epiphytic on other organisms, notably coralline algae; depth: common at 10-15 m, also over 30 m (Vieira et al. 2019). - (5 Jul 2019) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Marsa Alam (Vieira et al. 2019: 165). Holotype: 3 June 2013; NOU IRD11156 (Vieira et al. 2019: 165).

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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 September 2020.

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