Spongites reinboldii (Weber & ) Penrose & Woelkering
Hydrolithon reinboldii (Weber Bosse & Foslie) Foslie Palau Islands, West Pacific, 1 m deep
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Spongites reinboldii (Weber Bosse & Foslie) Penrose & Woelkering 1988: 173 (table 2)
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hydrolithon reinboldii (Weber Bosse & Foslie) Foslie
Type locality: Muaras Reef, East Kalimantan, Indonesia (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 114). Lectotype: [Weber-van Bosse]; 22.vi.1899; no habitat data on type. TRH A14-775 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 114). Notes: Type: Not designated. Two cotypes collections are cited from Siboga Expedition Sta 91 and Sta 240. Isotypes are in Rijksherbarium Leiden. This type locality was first recorded by Adey & Lebednik (1967: 32).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.
Created: 25 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 January 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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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 14 November 2018.