Dermatolithon tessellatum (Me. ) Me.
Dermatolithon tessellatum (Me.Lemoine) Me.Lemoine 1971: 556
Published in: Lemoine, [M.] (1971). Apparition de la structure monostromatique dans un thalle épais de Dermatolithon (Mélobésiées, Corallinacées). Bulletin de la Société Botanique de France 117: 547-562, pls I, II.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithophyllum prototypum (Foslie) Foslie
Lithophyllum tessellatum Me.Lemoine
Type locality: Galápagos (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 250).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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.
Woelkerling, W.J. & Campbell, S.J. (1992). An account of the southern Australian species of Lithophyllum (Corallinaceae, Rhodophyta). Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Botany 22: 1-107, 63 figs, 13 tables, 4 maps.
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