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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.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

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.

Created: 17 September 2001 by Sandy Lawson

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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 19 August 2019.

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