Eleutherospora polymorpha ( )
Eleutherospora polymorpha (Linnaeus) Heydrich 1900: 65
Original publication: Heydrich, F. (1900). Die Lithothamnien von Helgoland. Wissenschaftliche Meeresuntersuchungen, N.F. 4 (Abt. Helgoland): 63-82, pl. 2.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Eleutherospora.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Phymatolithon calcareum (Pallas) W.H.Adey & D.L.McKibbin
Millepora polymorpha Linnaeus
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of synonymy
Irvine, L.M. & Chamberlain, Y.M. (1994). Seaweeds of the British Isles, 1 (2B). Corallinales, Hildenbrandiales. pp. vii + 276. London: HMSO.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Eleutherospora&species=polymorpha
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Eleutherospora&Species=polymorpha
Created: 18 August 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 26 December 2006 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.