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Melobesia inaequilaterata Solms-Laubach

Publication details
Melobesia inaequilaterata Solms-Laubach 1881: 12, pl. III: figs 13-18

Published in: Solms-Laubach, H. (1881). Die Corallinenalgen des Golfes von Neapel und der angrenzenden Meeres-abschnitte (Monographie). Fauna und Flora des Golfes von Neapel und der angrenzenden Meeresabschnitte 4: 1-64, 3 pls. [in German]
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Melobesia is Melobesia membranacea (Esper) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Heteroderma inaequilateratum (Solms) Foslie

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Epilithon inaequilateralum (Solms-Laubach) Schiffner 1916

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Gulf of Naples (Solms-Laubach 1881: 12). Notes: "Type: not designated (see Chamberlain 1983: 395) but possibly at GOET (Stafleu & Cowan 1985: 729)." (Woelkering et al. 2005: 223).

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Source of current name
Foslie, M. (1909). Algologiske notiser VI. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1909(2): 1-63.

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