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Lithophyllum macrocarpum f. corallinae (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) 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 macrocarpum f. corallinae (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) Foslie
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Lithophyllum macrocarpum f. corallinae (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) Foslie
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Lithophyllum macrocarpum f. corallinae (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) Foslie
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Lithophyllum macrocarpum f. corallinae (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) Foslie
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Titanoderma corallinae (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) Woelkerling, Y.M.Chamberlain & P.C.Silva
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Publication details
Lithophyllum macrocarpum f. corallinae (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) Foslie 1909: 47

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 currently regarded as a synonym of Lithophyllum corallinae (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) Heydrich

Basionym
Melobesia corallinae P.Crouan & H.Crouan

Type information
Type locality: Banc du Chateau et Baie de la Ninon, Rade de Brest, France (Chamberlain 1991: 67). Lectotype: P.-L. & H.-M. Crouan; CO (Chamberlain 1991: 67). Notes: Designated by Chamberlain (1991: 67, fig. 208).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with large fruit.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Villas-Boas, A.B., Riosmena-Rodriguez, R., Amado-Filho, G.M., Maneveldt, G.W. & de O. Figueiredo, M.A. (2009). Rhodolith-forming species of Lithophyllum (Corallinales; Rhodophyta) from Espírito Santo State, Brazil, including the description of L. depressum sp. nov.. Phycologia 48(4): 237-248, 21 figs, 2 tables.

Key references
Chamberlain, Y.M. (1991). Historical and taxonomic studies in the genus Titanoderma (Rhodophyta, Corallinales) in the British Isles. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Botany 21: 1-80, 247 figs, 3 tables.

Woelkerling, W.J., Gustavsen, G., Myklebost, H.E., Prestø, T., Såstad, S.M. (2005). The coralline red algal herbarium of Mikael Foslie: revised catalogue with analyses. Gunneria 77: 1-625.

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Verified by: 28 July 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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