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Lithophyllum onkodes f. funduense (Pilger) Foslie

Publication details
Lithophyllum onkodes f. funduense (Pilger) Foslie 1909: 38, 40 ('oncodes forma funduensis')

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 onkodes (Heydrich) Penrose & Woelkerling

Basionym
Lithophyllum funduense Pilger

Type information
Type locality: Fundo Island, Pemba, Tanzania (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 239). Notes: Type: not designated (Woelkerling 1993: 101). TRH has one syntype (A27-1584).

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

Taxonomic notes
According to Silva et al. (1996) this taxon apparently lies within the circumscription of Hydrolithon onkodes but has not yet been transferred or reduced to synonymy.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 December 2018.

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