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Phymatolithon rugulosum W.H.Adey

Publication details
Phymatolithon rugulosum W.H.Adey 1964: 381, figs 15-20, 27-29, 35-36, 39-44, 51-64

Published in: Adey, W.H. (1964). The genus Phymatolithon in the Gulf of Maine. Hydrobiologia 24, Fasc 2: 377-420, 64 figs.

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.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
Chamberlain (1991) placed P. rugulosum in synonymy under P. lamii, but Adey et al. (2018) showed that these two species are distinct based on DNA sequences. - (31 Oct 2018) - Paul Gabrielson

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Maine: southwest Merchant Island, East Penobscot Bay (3-5 m) (Silva 1996-to date).

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Key references

Chamberlain, Y.M. (1991). Observations on Phymatolithon lamii (Lemoine) Y. Chamberlain comb. nov. (Rhodophyta, Corallinales) in the British Isles with an assessment of its relationship to P. rugulosum, Lithophyllum lamii and L. melobesioides. British Phycological Journal 26(3): 219-233.

Created: 10 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 31 October 2018 by Paul Gabrielson

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References
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Chamberlain, Y.M. (1991). Observations on Phymatolithon lamii (Lemoine) Y. Chamberlain comb. nov. (Rhodophyta, Corallinales) in the British Isles with an assessment of its relationship to P. rugulosum, Lithophyllum lamii and L. melobesioides. British Phycological Journal 26(3): 219-233.

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Paul Gabrielson in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 November 2018.

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