Melobesia galapagensis ( ) W.R.Taylor
Melobesia galapagensis (Foslie) W.R.Taylor 1945: 176
Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1945). Pacific marine algae of the Allan Hancock Expeditions to the Galapagos Islands. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 12: i-iv, 1-528, 3 figs, 100 pls.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Lithothamnion galapagense Foslie
Type locality: Wenman Island, Galapagos [more generally known as Wolf Island] (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 228). Holotype: Snodgrass & Heller; xii.1888; no habitat data on type. TRH B1-1621 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 228).
This is a marine species.
Created: 29 December 2001 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 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 15 November 2018.