155,613 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 21,916 images, 60,166 bibliographic items, 438,693 distributional records.

Mesophyllum schmitzii (Hariot) Mendoza

Publication details
Mesophyllum schmitzii (Hariot) Mendoza 1977: 28

Published in: Mendoza, M. L. (1977). Las Corallinaceae (Rhodophyta) de Puerto Deseado, Provincia de Santa Cruz, Argentina. I. Géneros Dermatolithon y Mesophyllum. Physis 36: 21-29.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Mesophyllum is Mesophyllum lichenoides (J.Ellis) Me.Lemoine.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Synarthrophyton schmitzii (Hariot) M.L.Mendoza, S.Molina & P.Ventura

Basionym
Lithophyllum schmitzii Hariot

Type information
Type locality: Tierra del Fuego or Straits of Magellan (Woelkerling 1998: 326). Lectotype: M. Michaelsen; 1893; PC General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym); designated by Keats & Chamberlain, 1997: 68 (Woelkerling 1998: 326). Notes: "Possible Isolectotype": TRH, C18-3361, includes slide 673 (Woelkering et al. 2005: 473).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lithothamnion schmitzii (Hariot) Heydrich 1901

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Lithothamnion scutelloides Heydrich 1900
Lithothamnion magellanicum f. crenulata Foslie 1905
Lithothamnion crenulatum (Foslie) Foslie 1907

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Mendoza, M.L., Molina, S. & Ventrua, P. (1996). Rhodophyta: Orden Corallinales. Flora Criptogámica de Tierra del Fuego 8(3): 1-72.

Key references
Ricker, R.W. (1987). Taxonomy and biogeography of Macquarie Island seaweeds. pp. [i]-vi, [2], 1-344. London: British Museum (Natural History).

Created: 06 September 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 21 July 2009 by William J. Woelkerling

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 533 times since it was created.

Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=12133

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 June 2019.

SITE © 1996 - 2019 M.D. Guiry. All rights reserved.

Website Design : 249 Design Studio