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Hydrolithon pellire Y.M.Chamberlain & R.E.Norris

Publication details
Hydrolithon pellire Y.M.Chamberlain & R.E.Norris 1994: 291-294, figs 1-27

Published in: Chamberlain, Y.M. & Norris, R.E. (1994). Hydrolithon pellire sp. nov., a mastophoroid crustose coralline red algal epiphyte from South Africa. Phycologia 33: 291-297, 27 figs.

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.

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

Habitat notes
Occurs intertidally in rock pools as an epiphyte on Gelidium pteridifolium and Onikusa pristoides (Chamberlain & Norris 1994). - (15 Apr 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Umdloti, Natal, South Africa (Chamberlain & Norris 1994: 291). Holotype: YMC & REN (YMC 89/125); 16 October 1989; Intertidal, on Gelidium pteridifolium . L 993.052-341 (Chamberlain & Norris 1994: 291).

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Verified by: 15 April 2010 by Wendy Guiry

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References
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Chamberlain, Y.M. & Norris, R.E. (1994). Hydrolithon pellire sp. nov., a mastophoroid crustose coralline red algal epiphyte from South Africa. Phycologia 33: 291-297, 27 figs.

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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 20 November 2018.

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