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Lithophyllum proboscideum var. delicatulum E.Y.Dawson

Publication details
Lithophyllum proboscideum var. delicatulum E.Y.Dawson 1960: 48 pl. 43, fig. 1

Published in: Dawson, E.Y. (1960). Marine red algae of Pacific Mexico. Part 3. Cryptonemiales, Corallinaceae subf. Melobesioideae. Pacific Naturalist 2: 3-125, 50 plates.

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.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), like a proboscis.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Isla Guadalupe, Baja California Mexico (Dawson 1960: 49). Holotype: Dawson 8607; Dec. 20, 1949.; 1.7ft. tide level, 2.5 miles north of South Bluff.. Herb. A. Hanock Foundation (Dawson 1960: 49). Notes: Isotype in Herb. Beaudette Foundation. Less well-developed examples, D 8379, from tide pools at the extreme south end of Isla Guadalupe, Dec.28, 1949, are also in Herb. Hancock and Herb. Beaudette.

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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 21 March 2019.

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