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Phymatolithon brunneum Y.M.Chamberlain

Publication details
Phymatolithon brunneum Y.M.Chamberlain in Y.M.Chamberlain & L.M.Irvine 1994: 207, figs 74, 75, 100-102

Published in: Chamberlain, Y.M. & Irvine, L.M. (1994). Melobesioideae Bizzozero. In: Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta Part 2B Corallinales, Hildenbrandiales. (Irvine, L.M. & Chamberlain, Y.M. Eds), pp. 159-234. London: HMSO.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Phymatolithon is Phymatolithon polymorphum Foslie.

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

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Holotype locality: Lulworth, Dorset, England (Chamberlain & Irvine 1994: 207). Holotype: Y. M. Chamberlain; 17 Feb 1987; rocks in lower littoral, immediately above P. purpureum zone.. BM YMC 87/22 (Chamberlain & Irvine 1994: 207).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Phymatolithon brunneum Y.M.Chamberlain)
Europe: Britain (Irvine & Chamberlain 1994, Hardy & Guiry 2003, Brodie et al. 2016), France (Dizerbo & Herpe 2007, Anon. 2017), Ireland (Guiry 2012), Spain (Peña et al. 2015 ).

Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 November 2018.

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