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Lithophyllum daedaleum Foslie & M.Howe

Publication details
Lithophyllum daedaleum Foslie & M.Howe 1906: 133

Published in: Foslie, M. & Howe, M.A. (1906). New American coralline algae. Bulletin of the New York Botanical Garden 4: 128-136, pls 80-93.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Lithophyllum is Lithophyllum incrustans Philippi.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithophyllum kaiseri (Heydrich) Heydrich

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Salinas Bay, near Guáncia, Puerto Rico (Woelkerling 1998: 309). Holotype: M.A. Howe; 29.vi.1903; NY Howe no. 2676 (Woelkerling 1998: 309). Notes: Isotypes: PC, Howe no. 2676, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym); L, 942.360-60; TRH, Howe no. 2676, includes one slide also numbered 2676. Paratype: PC, Howe no. 2193, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym).

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Source of current name
Hernandez-Kantun, J.J., Gabrielson, P., Hughey, J.R., Pezzolesi, L., Rindio, F., Robinson, N.M., Peña, V., Riosmena-Rodriguez, R., Le Gall, L. & Adey, W. (2016). Reassessment of branched Lithophyllum spp. (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) in the Caribbean Sea with global implications. Phycologia 55(6): 619-639.

Key references
Woelkerling, W.J. (1998). Type collections of non-geniculate corallines housed at the Laboratoire de Cryptogamie (PC). In: Non-geniculate coralline red algae and the Paris Muséum: systematics and scientific history. (Woelkerling, W.J. Eds), pp. 279-404. Paris: Muséum National d'Histoire naturelle / ADAC.

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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 10 December 2018.

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