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Squamolithon lenormandii (Areschoug) Heydrich

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Corallinophycidae
Order Hapalidiales
Family Hapalidiaceae
Subfamily Melobesioideae
Genus Squamolithon

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Squamolithon lenormandii (Areschoug) Heydrich
Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2015. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Squamolithon lenormandii (Areschoug) Heydrich
Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2015. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Squamolithon lenormandii (Areschoug) Heydrich
Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2015. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Squamolithon lenormandii (Areschoug) Heydrich
Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2015. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Squamolithon lenormandii (Areschoug) Heydrich
Zeeland delta, Netherlands. 26 Mar 2011. Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger. © Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (annenmat@natuurlijkmooi.net).

Squamolithon lenormandii (Areschoug) Heydrich
Ireland. Bernard Picton. © Bernard Picton (Bernard.Picton@magni.org.uk).

Squamolithon lenormandii (Areschoug) Heydrich
Ireland. Bernard Picton. © Bernard Picton (Bernard.Picton@magni.org.uk).

Squamolithon lenormandii (Areschoug) Heydrich
Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; rocks at low water. 18 Apr 2002. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Squamolithon lenormandii (Areschoug) Heydrich
Spanish Point, Co. Clare, Ireland; low intertidal rock under Fucus serratus. 04 Aug 2002. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

 

Phymatolithon lenormandii (Areschoug) W.H.Adey Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2015
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
Squamolithon lenormandii (Areschoug) Heydrich 1911: 32

Published in: Heydrich, F. (1911). Die Lithothamnien von Roscoff. Berichte der deutsche botanischen Gesellschaft 29: 26-32, 1 plate.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Squamolithon.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Phymatolithon lenormandii (Areschoug) W.H.Adey

Basionym
Melobesia lenormandii Areschoug

Type information
Type locality: Arromanches-les-Bains, Calvados, France (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 265). Lectotype: September 1847; LD herb. alg. Agardh 50674 (Woelkerling 1988: 219). Notes: Isolectotype CN.

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

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: nominal variety requires autonymic epithet. %u201CArt. 24.3. Infraspecific names with final epithets such as genuinus, originalis, originarius, typicus, verus, and veridicus, purporting to indicate the taxon containing the type of the name of the next higher-ranked taxon, are not validly published unless they are autonyms (Art. 26)" [Melbourne Code]. - (2 Oct 2017) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Adey, W.H. (1966). The genera Lithothamnium, Leptophytum (nov. gen.) and Phymatolithon in the Gulf of Maine. Hydrobiologia 28: 321-370, 112 figs, tables I-VI.

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Verified by: 02 October 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
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M.D. 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 17 December 2018.

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