Lithophyllum australe ( ) Me.
Lithophyllum australe (Foslie) Me.Lemoine 1917: 131
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithothamnion australe Foslie
Lithothamnion australe Foslie
Type locality: La Paz, Baja California, Mexico. (Dawson 1960: 11). Type: [Leon Diguet (Dawson 1960: 11)]; no date; probably on sublittoral banks. TRH C17-3298, Hariot no. 1, includes slides 86 and 87; designated by Adey et al. 1982: 57 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 462). Notes: Isolectotype: PC (missing).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), south, southern (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 16 July 2001 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 29 August 2014 by Paul Gabrielson
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Paul Gabrielson in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 November 2018.