Melobesia zostericola ( )
Melobesia zostericola (Foslie) Foslie 1907: 25
Published in: Foslie, M. (1907). Algologiske notiser IV. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1907(6): 1-30.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pneophyllum zostericola (Foslie) D.Fujita
Lithophyllum zostericola Foslie
Type locality: Marine Lab. at Sagami Prov., Japan (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 136). Lectotype: Yendo 1899 No. 1; 1899; on Zostera. TRH A15-985 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 136).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), living on or in the flowering plant Zostera.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Kloczcova, N.G. (1987). Korallinovye vodorosli (Rhodophyta) dalnevostochnykh morei SSSR. Rody Melobesia Lamour., Fosliella Howe i Pneophyllum Kütz. [Corallinoid algae (Rhodophyta) of seas of the Far East of the USSR. Genera Melobesia Lamour., Fosliella Howe and Pneophyllum Kütz.]. Novosti Sistematiki Nizshykh Rasteniy 24: 25-34.
Created: 01 January 2000 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 August 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 September 2018.