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Lithothamnion pseudolichenoides (Heydrich) Lemoine

Publication details
Lithothamnion pseudolichenoides (Heydrich) Lemoine 1910: 370

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Lithothamnion is Lithothamnion muelleri Lenormand ex Rosanoff.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pneophyllum amplexifrons (Harvey) Y.M.Chamberlain & R.E.Norris

Basionym
Lithophyllum pseudolichenoides Heydrich

Type information
Type locality: near Fort-Dauphin (Taolanaro), Madagascar (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 266). Holotype: Ferlus; date not indicated; PC unnumbered, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym), includes one unnumbered slide and two paraffin blocks (Woelkerling 1998: 322-323). Notes: Holotype fragments: TRH, unnumbered, includes slides 852, 1335 and 1719.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
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 17 October 2018.

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