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Lithophyllum vickersiae Me.Lemoine

Publication details
Lithophyllum vickersiae Me.Lemoine 1929: 42, pl. 2: fig. 1

Published in: Lemoine, M. (1929). Melobesieae. Det Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab Biologiske Meddelelser 8(1): 19-68, 6 plates.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Lithophyllum is Lithophyllum incrustans Philippi.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Pseudolithophyllum vickersii (M.Lemoine) Afonso-Carillo

Taxonomic notes
John et al. (2004) cite Lithothamnion vickersiae Me Lemoine as a synonym of this species.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Puerto Orotavica [Puerto de la Cruz], Tenerife, Islas Canarias (Afonso Carrillo & Sansón 1999: 168). Type: PC?

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Pseudolithophyllum vickersii (M.Lemoine) Afonso-Carillo)
Europe: France (Dizerbo & Herpe 2007, Anon. 2017).

(as Lithophyllum vickersiae Me.Lemoine)
Europe: Atlantic France (Burel, Le Duff & Ar Gall 2019), France (Anon. 2017), Portugal (Ardré 1970, Araújo et al. 2009, Lugilde et al. 2016), Spain (Gómez-Menor Robles & Fuertes Lasala 1982), Spain (incl. Canary Is.) (Gallardo et al. 2016).

Atlantic Islands: Azores (Neto 1994, Tittley & Neto 1994, Parente), Canary Islands (Gil-Rodríguez & Afonso-Carrillo 1980, Haroun et al. 2002, Gil-Rodríguez et al. 2003, John et al. 2004, Anon. 2011, Afonso-Carrillo 2014), Cape Verde Islands (John et al. 2004, Prud'homme van Reine, Haroun & Kostermans 2005), Madeira (Levring 1974, Neto, Cravo & Haroun 2001, John et al. 2004), Salvage Islands (John et al. 2004).

Africa: Senegal (John et al. 2004).

Key references
Afonso Carrillo, J. & Sansón, M. (1999). Algas, hongos y fanerógamas marinas de las Islas Canarias. Clave analítica. pp. [1] 9-254. La Laguna, Santa Cruz de Tenerife: Servicio de Publicaciones Universidad de la Laguna.

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Paul Gabrielson in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 April 2019.

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