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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.

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 proboscideum var. delicatulum E.Y.Dawson)
North America: Mexico (Dawson 1960).

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Verified by: 16 August 2008 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
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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 25 March 2019.

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