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Hydrolithon gardineri (Foslie) Verheij & Prud'homme van Reine

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Corallinophycidae
Order Corallinales
Family Hydrolithaceae
Subfamily Hydrolithoideae
Genus Hydrolithon

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Hydrolithon gardineri (Foslie) Verheij & Prud'homme van Reine
Yonge Reef, outer barrier reef, 25m, overhang on steep wall. 20 Jan 2012. Russell Kelley. © Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com).

Hydrolithon gardineri (Foslie) Verheij & Prud'homme van Reine
Yonge Reef, outer barrier reef, 25m, overhang on steep wall. 20 Jan 2012. Russell Kelley. © Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com).

Hydrolithon gardineri (Foslie) Verheij & Prud'homme van Reine
Yonge Reef, outer barrier reef, 25m, overhang on steep wall. 20 Jan 2012. Russell Kelley. © Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com).

Hydrolithon gardineri (Foslie) Verheij & Prud'homme van Reine
Hawaii; scale is 5 mm. 12 Aug 2011. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

 

Chondrus crispus Stackhouse

Porolithon gardineri (Foslie) Foslie Yonge Reef, outer barrier reef, 25m, overhang on steep wall
© Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com)

Publication details
Hydrolithon gardineri (Foslie) Verheij & Prud'homme van Reine 1993: 451

Published in: Verheij, E. & Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. (1993). Seaweeds of the Spermonde Archipelago, SW Sulawesi, Indonesia. Blumea 37: 385-510, 6 figs, 1 table, 19 plates.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Hydrolithon is Hydrolithon reinboldii (Weber Bosse & Foslie) Foslie.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Lithophyllum gardineri Foslie

Type information
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).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lithophyllum gardineri Foslie 1907
Porolithon gardineri (Foslie) Foslie 1909

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Lithophyllum craspedium f. abbreviatum Foslie 1900
Lithophyllum coarctatum Foslie 1907
Lithophyllum gardineri f. obpyramidatum Foslie 1907
Lithophyllum gardineri f. subhemisphaericum Foslie 1907
Porolithon coarctatum (Foslie) Foslie 1909
Porolithon craspedium f. abbreviatum (Foslie) Lemoine 1911
Porolithon gardineri f. subhemisphaericum (Foslie) W.R.Taylor 1950

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Huisman, J.M., Abbott, I.A., Smith, C.M. (2007). Hawaiian reef plants. pp. [1]-264, numerous colour photographs. Honolulu: A publication of the University of Hawai'i Sea Grant College Program.

N'Yeurt, A.D.R. & Payri, C.E. (2010). Marine algal flora of French Polynesia III. Rhodophyta, with additions to the Phaeophyceae and Chlorophyta. Cryptogamie Algologie 31: 3-205.

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