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Spongites notarisii (Dufour) Athanasiadis

Publication details
Spongites notarisii (Dufour) Athanasiadis 1987: 38

Published in: Athanasiadis, A. (1987). A survey of the seaweeds of the Aegean Sea with taxonomic studies on species of the tribe Antithamnieae (Rhodophyta). pp. i-vii, [1]-174. Gothenburg: University of Gothenburg.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Spongites is Spongites fruticulosus K├╝tzing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Neogoniolithon brassica-florida (Harvey) Setchell & L.R.Mason

Basionym
Melobesia notarisii Dufour

Type information
Lectotype locality: Antibes, France (Woelkerling 1998: 375). Lectotype: collector not indicated; 30.i.1859; PC unnumbered, Thuret-Bornet Herbarium (algal fascicle 130, filed under Melobesia); designated by Woelkerling, Penrose & Chamberlain, 1993: 329 (Woelkerling 1998: 375). Notes: Isolectotypes: PC, unnumbered, Thuret-Bornet Herbarium (box collection, now filed under Melobesia notarisii); TRH, unnumbered, includes slide 19.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Woelkerling, W.J., Penrose, D. & Chamberlain, Y.M. (1993). A reassessment of type collections of non-geniculate Corallinaceae (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) described by C. Montagne and L. Dufour, and of Melobesia brassica-florida Harvey. Phycologia 32: 323-331, 18 figs, 1 table.

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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 16 November 2018.

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