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Porolithon coarctatum (Foslie) Foslie

Publication details
Porolithon coarctatum (Foslie) Foslie 1909: 57

Published in: Foslie, M. (1909). Algologiske notiser VI. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1909(2): 1-63.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Porolithon is Porolithon onkodes (Heydrich) Foslie.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hydrolithon gardineri (Foslie) Verheij & Prud'homme van Reine

Basionym
Lithophyllum coarctatum Foslie

Type information
Holotype locality: Cocos Keeling-øerne [= Cocos-Keeling Islands], (11°50'S, 96° 51'E), (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 221). Holotype: Anon.; no date; no habitat data on type. TRH A28-1589 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 221).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 May 2019.

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