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Mesophyllum pulchrum (Weber Bosse & Foslie) Me.Lemoine

Publication details
Mesophyllum pulchrum (Weber Bosse & Foslie) Me.Lemoine 1928: 252

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Mesophyllum is Mesophyllum lichenoides (J.Ellis) Me.Lemoine.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Lithothamnion pulchrum Weber Bosse & Foslie

Type information
Type locality: Sailus Besar, Celebes, [Paternoster Islands], Indonesia (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 403). Lectotype: [Weber-van Bosse]. Siboga Expedition, station 4315, collection 470; 17.-18.ii.1900; no habitat data on type. TRH C2-2926 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 403).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), beautiful, fair, pretty.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lithothamnion pulchrum Weber Bosse & Foslie 1901

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 23 May 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 20 April 2014 by Paul Gabrielson

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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 15 December 2018.

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