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Spongites reinboldii (Weber-van Bosse & Foslie) Penrose & Woelkering

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Corallinophycidae
Order Corallinales
Family Corallinaceae
Subfamily Porolithoideae
Genus Spongites

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Spongites reinboldii (Weber-van Bosse & Foslie) Penrose & Woelkering
Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Spongites reinboldii (Weber-van Bosse & Foslie) Penrose & Woelkering
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 1 m deep. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Spongites reinboldii (Weber-van Bosse & Foslie) Penrose & Woelkering
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 1 m deep. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Spongites reinboldii (Weber-van Bosse & Foslie) Penrose & Woelkering
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 1 m deep. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Spongites reinboldii (Weber-van Bosse & Foslie) Penrose & Woelkering
Hawaii; scale 5 mm. 01 Jul 2011. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Spongites reinboldii (Weber-van Bosse & Foslie) Penrose & Woelkering
Nth Turtle Island, off Port Hedland, Western Australia. 25 May 2011. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

Spongites reinboldii (Weber-van Bosse & Foslie) Penrose & Woelkering
Tanzania. Katrin Østerlund. © Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se).

Spongites reinboldii (Weber-van Bosse & Foslie) Penrose & Woelkering
Tanzania. Katrin Østerlund. © Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se).

Spongites reinboldii (Weber-van Bosse & Foslie) Penrose & Woelkering
Coral Bay, Western Australia.. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

Spongites reinboldii (Weber-van Bosse & Foslie) Penrose & Woelkering
Hydrolithon reinboldii Cakaulevu Reef Plants. 08 Dec 2004. Peter Skelton. © ORDA and Peter Skelton (skeltonp@bigpond.net.au).

 

Ectocarpus affinis Setchell & N.L.Gardner

Hydrolithon reinboldii (Weber-van Bosse & Foslie) Foslie Palau Islands, West Pacific
© Palau International Coral Reef Center

Publication details
Spongites reinboldii (Weber-van Bosse & Foslie) Penrose & Woelkering 1988: 173 (table 2)

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Spongites is Spongites fruticulosus K├╝tzing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hydrolithon reinboldii (Weber-van Bosse & Foslie) Foslie

Basionym
Lithophyllum reinboldii Weber-van Bosse & Foslie

Type information
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).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
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.

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