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Lithophyllum dispar (Foslie) Foslie

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Corallinophycidae
Order Corallinales
Family Lithophyllaceae
Subfamily Lithophylloideae
Tribe Lithophylleae
Genus Lithophyllum

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Lithophyllum dispar (Foslie) Foslie
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Lithophyllum dispar (Foslie) Foslie
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Lithophyllum dispar (Foslie) Foslie
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

 

Grateloupia cutleriae f. maxima N.L.Gardner

Lithophyllum dispar (Foslie) Foslie Northern California
© Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org)

Publication details
Lithophyllum dispar (Foslie) Foslie 1909: 50

Published in: Foslie, M. (1909). Algologiske notiser VI. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1909(2): 1-63.
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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.

Basionym
Lithophyllum tumidulum f. dispar Foslie

Type information
Type locality: west coast of Whidbey Island, Washington State, USA (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 161). Lectotype: Setchell & N.L.Gardner Algae of Puget Sound number 658; 28.vii.1901; cast ashore on Ahnfeltia concinna. TRH A18-1186 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 161).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Dermatolithon dispar (Foslie) Foslie 1909
Fosliella dispar (Foslie) G.M.Smith 1944
Tenarea dispar (Foslie) W.H.Adey 1970
Titanoderma dispar (Foslie) Woelkerling, Y.M.Chamberlain & P.C.Silva 1985

Habitat notes
Low and mid intertidal; tide pool; sand; epilithic, epiphytic on Prionitis and Ahnfeltiopsis (Augyte & Shaughnessy, 2014). - (5 Dec 2014) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 31 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 04 August 2006 by M.D. Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 13 December 2018.

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