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.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Lithophyllum proboscideum var. delicatulum E.Y.Dawson)
North America: Mexico (Dawson 1960).
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 17 October 2018.