Porolithon gardineri (Foslie) Foslie Yonge Reef, outer barrier reef, 25m, overhang on steep wall
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Lithophyllum gardineri Foslie 1907: 30
Published in: Foslie, M. (1907). Algologiske notiser III. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1906(8): 1-34.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hydrolithon gardineri (Foslie) Verheij & Prud'homme van Reine
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Coetivy Reef [Chagos Archipelago, Seychelles] (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 222). Lectotype: Gardiner; ix.1905; no habitat data on type. TRH A28-1595 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 221).
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.
Created: 25 October 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 14 August 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 March 2019.