Lithophyllum sancti-georgei Me.
Lithophyllum sancti-georgei Me.Lemoine 1929: 66, pl. 4: fig. 2
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This is a marine species.
Type locality: Tagus Cove, Albermarle Island, Galapagos islands (Woelkerling 1998: 325). Holotype: Collector not indicated (material forms part of the St George Expedition of 1923-1924, associated with C. Crossland); June 1924; BM algal box collection 336 (Woelkerling 1998: 325). 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: 30 December 2001 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 30 August 2014 by Paul Gabrielson
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Paul Gabrielson in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 January 2019.