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Lithophyllum atlanticum Vieira-Pinto, M.C.Oliveira & P.A.Horta

Publication details
Lithophyllum atlanticum Vieira-Pinto, M.C.Oliveira & P.A.Horta in Vieira-Pinto et al. 2014: 361, fig. 11-19

Published in: Vieira-Pinto, T., M.C.Oliveira, J.Bouzon, M.Sissini, J.L.Richards, R.Riosmena-Rodriguez & P.A.Horta (2014). Lithophyllum species from Brazilian coast: range extension of Lithophyllum margaritae and description of Lithophyllum atlanticum sp. nov. (Corallinales, Corallinophycidae, Rhodophyta). Phytotaxa 190(1): 355-369, 22 fig., 2 tables.

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.

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to the Atlantic Ocean.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Brazil: Santa Catarina: Arvoredo I. (-27.272, -48.379) Type: FLOR 14567 (Silva 1996-to date Notes: Brazil: Santa Catarina: Arvoredo I. (27 16.32S, 48 22.74W) (11.vii.2010) in INA.

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Key references
Richards, J.L., Gabrielson, P.W., Hughey, J.R. & Freshwater, D.W. (2018). A re-evaluation of subtidal Lithophyllum species (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) from North Carolina, USA, and the proposal of L. searlesii sp. nov.. Phycologia 57(3): 318-330.

Created: 12 January 2015 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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References
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Vieira-Pinto, T., M.C.Oliveira, J.Bouzon, M.Sissini, J.L.Richards, R.Riosmena-Rodriguez & P.A.Horta (2014). Lithophyllum species from Brazilian coast: range extension of Lithophyllum margaritae and description of Lithophyllum atlanticum sp. nov. (Corallinales, Corallinophycidae, Rhodophyta). Phytotaxa 190(1): 355-369, 22 fig., 2 tables.

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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 November 2018.

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