Porolithon gardineri ( )
Porolithon gardineri (Foslie) Foslie Yonge Reef, outer barrier reef, 25m, overhang on steep wall
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Porolithon gardineri (Foslie) Foslie 1909: 57
Published in: Foslie, M. (1909). Algologiske notiser VI. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1909(2): 1-63.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hydrolithon gardineri (Foslie) Verheij & Prud'homme van Reine
Lithophyllum gardineri Foslie
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 synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 25 October 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 17 August 2008 by M.D. Guiry
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Maneveldt, G.W. & Keats, D.W. (2016). Taxonomic review based on new morpho-anatomical data of the algae Porolithon craspedium and P. gardineri (Corallinaceae, Corallinales, Rhodophyta), and comments on other taxa ascribed to the genus. Phytotaxa 289(1): 1-35, 69 fig., 3 tables.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 December 2018.