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Melobesia carpophylli Heydrich

Publication details
Melobesia carpophylli Heydrich 1893: 78

Published in: Heydrich, F. (1893). Vier neue Florideen von Neu-Seeland. Berichte der deutsche botanischen Gesellschaft 11: 75-79, 1 plate.

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 Lithophyllum carpophylli (Heydrich) Heydrich

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Bay of Islands, New Zealand (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 168). Notes: Type not designated (Woelkering et al. 2005: 168); syntype in TRH (A19-1248).

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Source of current name
Heydrich, F. (1897). Corallinaceae, insbesondere Melobesieae. Berichte der deutsche botanischen Gesellschaft 15: 34-70, 3 figs, pl. III.

Key references
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.

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M.D. 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 17 November 2018.

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