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Mesophyllum whidbeyense (Foslie) W.H.Adey

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Corallinophycidae
Order Hapalidiales
Family Mesophyllumaceae
Genus Mesophyllum


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Mesophyllum whidbeyense (Foslie) W.H.Adey
Northern California. 09 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).


Rhodochorton elegans K.M.Drew

Pseudolithophyllum whidbeyense (Foslie) Steneck & R.T. Paine Northern California
© Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org)

Publication details
Mesophyllum whidbeyense (Foslie) W.H.Adey 1970: 27

Published in: Adey, W.H. (1970). A revision of the Foslie crustose coralline herbarium. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1: 1-46, 13 figs.

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 Pseudolithophyllum whidbeyense (Foslie) Steneck & R.T. Paine

Lithophyllum whidbeyense Foslie

Type information
Type locality: Whidbey Island, Washington, U.S.A, (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 59). Lectotype: Setchell & N.L.Gardner Algae of Puget Sound, number 655; 1901; none given. TRH A6-315 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 59). Notes: Lectotype fide L.R. Mason, 1953: 341; Collector : N.L. Gardener 655 (INA). Lectotype: TRH, Gardner 655 (UC, 739464) on Acmaea mitra shell (lectotype chosen by Mason 1953); shallow subtidal (Steneck & Paine, 1986).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

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Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 12 April 2019 by Wendy Guiry

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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 June 2019.

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