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Leptoporolithon Adey, 1975, nom. inval.

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Corallinophycidae
Order Corallinales
Family Porolithaceae
Subfamily Porolithoideae

Holotype species: Leptoporolithon fragilis Adey

Original publication and holotype designation: Adey, W.H. & Vassar, J.M. (1975). Colonization, succession and growth rates of tropical crustose coralline algae (Rhodophyta, Cryptonemiales). Phycologia 14: 55-69.
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Taxonomic status: uncertain, requiring further investigation.

Numbers of names and species: There is only one species or infraspecific name in the database at present.

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