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Lithophyllum lithophylloides Heydrich

Publication details
Lithophyllum lithophylloides Heydrich 1901: 531

Published in: Heydrich, F. (1901). Die Lithothamnien des Museum d'Histoire Naturelle in Paris. Botanische Jahrbücher für Systematik, Pflanzengeschichte und Pflanzengeographie 28: 529-545, pl XI.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Lithophyllum is Lithophyllum incrustans Philippi.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Bahia La Paz, Baja Califonia del Sur (Dawson 1960: 43). Holotype: L. Diquet; 1894; PC Heydrich no. 10, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym) (Woelkerling 1998: 317). Notes: Holotype fragments: TRH, no. 10, includes slide 667; UC 790565.

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.

(as Lithophyllum lithophylloides Heydrich)
Europe: Turkey (Europe) (Zeybek, Güner & Aysel 1993).

North America: Gulf of California (Dawson 1944), Mexico (Dawson 1960).

South-west Asia: Turkey (Asia) (Taskin et al. 2008).

Key references
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.

Woelkerling, W.J., Gustavsen, G., Myklebost, H.E., Prestø, T., Såstad, S.M. (2005). The coralline red algal herbarium of Mikael Foslie: revised catalogue with analyses. Gunneria 77: 1-625.

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