Hydrolithon verrucosum V.Krishnamurthy & Jayagopal
Hydrolithon verrucosum V.Krishnamurthy & Jayagopal 1987: 91, figs 18-22
Published in: Krishnamurthy, V. & Jayagopal, K. (1987). Studies on the crustose coralline algae of the Tamil Nadu coast. IV. Mastophoroideae. The genera Porolithon, Hydrolithon and Pneophyllum. Seaweed Research and Utilisation 10: 81-96, 30 figs.
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.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), warty (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Pudumadam, Tamil Nadu, India (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 240).
Created: 01 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 July 2011 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 19 May 2019.