Porolithon gardineri f. subhemisphaericum ( ) W.R.Taylor
Porolithon gardineri f. subhemisphaericum (Foslie) W.R.Taylor 1950: 129 ('subhemisphaerica')
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hydrolithon gardineri (Foslie) Verheij & Prud'homme van Reine
Type locality: reef, Egmont Atoll, Chagos Archipelago [Indian Ocean] (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 223). Lectotype: J. Stanley Gardiner; vi.1905; no habitat data on type. TRH A28-2776 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 223).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Silva et al. (1996: 237), this taxon apparently lies within the circumscription of Hydrolithon gardineri but has not yet been transferred or reduced to synonymy
This is a marine species.
Created: 03 July 2001 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 23 September 2004 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 21 August 2019.