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Lithophyllum chamaedoris Foslie & M.Howe

Publication details
Lithophyllum chamaedoris Foslie & M.Howe 1906: 134, pl. 90: fig. 1

Published in: Foslie, M. & Howe, M.A. (1906). New American coralline algae. Bulletin of the New York Botanical Garden 4: 128-136, pls 80-93.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Lithophyllum is Lithophyllum incrustans Philippi.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hydrolithon chamaedoris (Foslie & M.Howe) M.J.Wynne

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Exuma Chain, Cave Cays, Bahamas (Foslie & Howe 1906: 134). Holotype: M.A.Howe no. 4017; NY un-numbered (Woelkerling 1993: 50).

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Source of current name
Wynne, M.J. (2005). A check-list of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: second revision. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 129: 1-152.

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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 11 December 2018.

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