Mesophyllum vancouveriense ( ) & R.T.Paine
Mesophyllum vancouveriense (Foslie) Steneck & R.T.Paine 1986: 233
Published in: Steneck, R.S. & Paine, R.T. (1986). Ecological and taxonomic studies of shallow-water encrusting Corallinaceae (Rhodophyta) of the boreal northeastern Pacific. Phycologia 25(2): 221-240.
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Lithophyllum vancouveriense Foslie
Type locality: Port Renfrew (Port San Juan), Vancouver Island (Athanasiadis, Lebednik & Adey 2004: 132). Lectotype: Yendo; June-July 1901; TRH unnumbered (Athanasiadis, Lebednik & Adey 2004: 132). Notes: Lectotype: Fig. 20B, Figs 26-28; designated by Athanasiadis et al. (2004). Paratype: UC 397503.
Lithophyllum vancouveriense Foslie 1906
Lithothamnion phymatodeum f. aquilonium Foslie 1907
Epiphytic on Laminaria holdfasts and coralline algae, on limpets and on rocks in the littoral zone (Athanasiadis et al. 2004). - (28 Jun 2010) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Athanasiadis, A., Lebednik, P. & Adey, W.H. (2004). The genus Mesophyllum (Melobesioideae, Corallinales, Rhodophyta) on the northern Pacific coast of North America. Phycologia 43: 126-165.
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Paul Gabrielson in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 April 2019.