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Mesophyllum aleuticum Lebednik

Publication details
Mesophyllum aleuticum Lebednik 2004: 128-132, figs 1-19

Published in: Athanasiadis, A., Lebednik, P. & Adey, W.H. (2004). The genus Mesophyllum (Melobesioideae, Corallinales, Rhodophyta) on the northern Pacific coast of North America. Phycologia 43: 126-165.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Mesophyllum is Mesophyllum lichenoides (J.Ellis) Me.Lemoine.

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
A common saxicolous coralline alga in the littoral and sublittoral zones, to a depth of at least 60 m (Athanasiadis et al. 2004). - (28 Jun 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Constantine Harbor, Jones Creek, Amchitka Island, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (51º24.5'N, 179º17'E) (Athanasiadis, Lebednik & Adey 2004: 128). Holotype: Lebednik; 22 September 1968; c. 5 m depth. UBC unnumbered (Athanasiadis, Lebednik & Adey 2004: 128). Notes: Holotype: Lebednik #AM-68-4, 15. Isotype: GB (a fragment from the holotype specimen)

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Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A., Lebednik, P. & Adey, W.H. (2004). The genus Mesophyllum (Melobesioideae, Corallinales, Rhodophyta) on the northern Pacific coast of North America. Phycologia 43: 126-165.

Created: 04 May 2000 by M.D. Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 January 2019.

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