Mesophyllum nitidum ( ) W.H.Adey
Mesophyllum nitidum (Foslie) W.H.Adey 1970: 25
Published in: Adey, W.H. (1970). A revision of the Foslie crustose coralline herbarium. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1: 1-46, 13 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Lithothamnion nitidum Foslie
Type locality: Misaki [Isumi District, Chiba Prefecture] Japan (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 245). Holotype: Y. Yendo No. 784; viii.1900; no habitat data on type. TRH B17-2581 and slides 691, 1562 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 345).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), shining.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 31 December 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 02 April 2014 by Paul Gabrielson
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Paul Gabrielson in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 June 2019.