Lithothamnion pocillum M.
Lithothamnion pocillum M.Lemoine 1929: 58, pl. 2: fig. 8
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Taylor (1945) cites this as Lithothamnium pocillum Lemoine.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Galapagos Islands (explicit locality not indicated) (Woelkerling 1998: 360). Holotype: C. Crossland; date not indicated but material forms part of the St George Expedition of 1923-1924; BM algal box collection 330 (Woelkerling 1998: 360). Notes: Holotype fragments: PC, unnumbered, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym).
Woelkerling, W.J. (1998). Type collections of non-geniculate corallines housed at the Laboratoire de Cryptogamie (PC). In: Non-geniculate coralline red algae and the Paris Muséum: systematics and scientific history. (Woelkerling, W.J. Eds), pp. 279-404. Paris: Muséum National d'Histoire naturelle / ADAC.
Created: 29 December 2001 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 01 August 2005 by M.D. Guiry
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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 22 September 2018.