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Lithophyllum cystoseirae (Hauck) Heydrich

Publication details
Lithophyllum cystoseirae (Hauck) Heydrich 1897: 60

Published in: Heydrich, F. (1897). Corallinaceae, insbesondere Melobesieae. Berichte der deutsche botanischen Gesellschaft 15: 34-70, 3 figs, pl. III.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Lithophyllum is Lithophyllum incrustans Philippi.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Melobesia cystoseirae Hauck

Type information
Type locality: "im Adriatischen Meere" [probably Trieste as there are Hauck specimens in TRH] (Hauck 1883: 266). Holotype: on Cystoseira and Peyssonnelia.. L 943.10-32 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 144).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Tenarea tortuosa var. cystoseirae (Hauck) Unknown authority
Melobesia cystoseirae Hauck 1883
Lithophyllum papillosum var. cystoseirae (Hauck) Me.Lemoine 1924
Dermatolithon papillosum var. cystoseirae (Hauck) Me.Lemoine 1953
Dermatolithon cystoseirae (Hauck) H.Huvé 1962
Titanoderma cystoseirae (Hauck) Woelkerling, Y.M.Chamberlain & P.C.Silva 1985

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Dermatolithon cystoseirae var. saxicola H.Huvé 1962

Nomenclatural notes
"Cystosirae" was the original spelling. - (10 May 2015) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Cormaci, M., Furnari, G. & Alongi, G. (2017). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Rhodophyta (Rhodymeniophycidae escluse). Bollettino Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali in Catania 50(380): 1-391, 53 pls.

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