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Melobesia callithamnioides (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) Falkenberg

Publication details
Melobesia callithamnioides (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) Falkenberg 1879: 265

Published in: Falkenberg, P. (1879). Die Meeres-Algen des Golfes von Neapel. Nach Beobachtungen in der Zool. Station während der Jahre 1877-78 zusammengestellt. Mittheilungen aus der Zoologischen Station zu Neapel 1: 218-277.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Melobesia is Melobesia membranacea (Esper) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pneophyllum confervicola (Kützing) Y.M.Chamberlain

Basionym
Hapalidium callithamnioides P.Crouan & H.Crouan

Type information
Lectotype locality: Rade de Brest, Finistère, France (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 267). Notes: This type locality was first recorded by Chamberlain (1983: 395)

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Weber-van Bosse, A. (1913). Marine algae. Rhodophyceae, of the "Sealark" Expedition, collected by Mr. J. Stanley Gardiner, M.A.. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, Second Series, Botany 8: 105-142, 1 fig, pls 12-14.

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

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