Mazzaella macrocarpa


Taxonavigation: Gigartinales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Rhodophyta
Subdivisio: Rhodophytina
Classis: Florideophyceae
Subclassis: Rhodymeniophycidae
Ordo: Gigartinales

Familia: Gigartinaceae
Genus: Mazzaella
Species: Mazzaella macrocarpa


Mazzaella macrocarpa G.W.Saunders & K.R.Millar, 2014

  • Type locality: "Kye Bay (49.706°, 124.872°), Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada; upper intertidal on rock." Holotype: B. Clarkson & D. McDevit, 30 June, 2006 (UNB - GWS004611; cystocarpic) (Fig. 2b). HOLOTYPE COI-5P BARCODE: KF839849.


  • Saunders, G.W. & Millar, K.R. 2014. A DNA barcode survey of the red algal genus Mazzaella in British Columbia reveals overlooked diversity and new distributional records: descriptions of M. dewreedei sp. nov. and M. macrocarpa sp. nov. Botany 92: 223–231. DOI: 10.1139/cjb-2013-0283 Reference page. : 228, fig. 2b–2f
  • Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. Mazzaella macrocarpa. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. Accessed 18 January 2018.