Lithothamnion mediocre ( )
Melobesia mediocris (Foslie) Setchell & L.R.Mason Dixon Island, Barkley Sound, British Columbia, Canada. Epiphytic on Phyllospadix scouleri
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Lithothamnion mediocre (Foslie) Foslie 1907: 26
Published in: Foslie, M. (1907). Algologiske notiser IV. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1907(6): 1-30.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Melobesia mediocris (Foslie) Setchell & L.R.Mason
Type locality: Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz Co., California, USA (Silva 1979: 319). Holotype: C.L. Anderson; x.1876; no habitat data on type. TRH C18-3337 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 469).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
INA has Lithothamnion mediocre (Foslie) Foslie & Nichols, 1908:3, but Woelkering et al. (2005: 469) have Lithothamnion mediocre (Foslie) Foslie, 1907b: 26). - (21 Aug 2015) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Foslie, M. (1908). Algologiske notiser V. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1908(7): 1-20.
Woelkerling, W.J., Gustavsen, G., Myklebost, H.E., Prestø, T., Såstad, S.M. (2005). The coralline red algal herbarium of Mikael Foslie: revised catalogue with analyses. Gunneria 77: 1-625.
Created: 15 February 2014 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 21 August 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 18 April 2019.