Spongites albanensis (Me. ) J.C.Braga, Bosence &
Spongites albanensis (Me.Lemoine) J.C.Braga, Bosence & Steneck 1993
Published in: Braga, J.C., Bosence, D.W.J. & Steneck, R.S. (1993). New anatomical characters in fossil coralline algae and their taxonomic implications. Palaeontology 36(3): 535-547.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Lithophyllum albanense Me.Lemoine
Holotype locality: Koritza, Albania (Burdigalian) (Aguirre et al. 2012: 310). Holotype: Bourcart; PC rhodolith and fragments and two thin sections in box 48-1/97 (Aguirre et al. 2012: 310, figs 26-30).
This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.
Lithophyllum albanense Me.Lemoine 1924
This is a marine species.
Aguirre, J., Braga, J.C., Reviers, B. de & Woelkerling, W.J. (2012). Reassessment of Lemoine's newly discovered types of fossil corallines (Corallinales, Rhodphyta) preserved at the Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris. Cryptogamie Algologie 33(3): 289-326.
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