Lithophyllum proboscideum var. delicatulum E.Y.
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.
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.
This is a marine species.
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.
Created: 11 February 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 16 August 2008 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 19 November 2018.