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Mesophyllum ectocarpon (Foslie) W.H.Adey

Publication details
Mesophyllum ectocarpon (Foslie) W.H.Adey 1970: 23

Published in: Adey, W.H. (1970). A revision of the Foslie crustose coralline herbarium. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1: 1-46, 13 figs.

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 ectocarpon Foslie

Type information
Type locality: Cape Blanco, Cape Verte [= Cape Verde], [Sénégal] (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 468). Lectotype: Weber-van Bosse; 29.xii.1895; no habitat data on type. TRH C18-3335 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 468).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lithothamnion ectocarpon Foslie 1907

Taxonomic notes
John et al. (2004) cite Lithothamnion ectocarpon Foslie as a synonym of this species.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 29 September 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 04 June 2012 by Paul Gabrielson

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Paul Gabrielson in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 January 2019.

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