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Hydrolithon cruciatum (Bressan) Y.M.Chamberlain

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Corallinophycidae
Order Corallinales
Family Hydrolithaceae
Subfamily Hydrolithoideae
Genus Hydrolithon

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Hydrolithon cruciatum (Bressan) Y.M.Chamberlain
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Hydrolithon cruciatum (Bressan) Y.M.Chamberlain
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Hydrolithon cruciatum (Bressan) Y.M.Chamberlain
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Hydrolithon cruciatum (Bressan) Y.M.Chamberlain
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Hydrolithon cruciatum (Bressan) Y.M.Chamberlain
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Hydrolithon cruciatum (Bressan) Y.M.Chamberlain
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Publication details
Hydrolithon cruciatum (Bressan) Y.M.Chamberlain 1994: 120

Published in: Chamberlain, Y.M. (1994). Mastophoroideae Setchell. In: Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 2B. Corallinales, Hildenbrandiales. (Irvine, L.M. & Chamberlain, Y.M. Eds), pp. 113-158. London: HMSO.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Hydrolithon is Hydrolithon reinboldii (Weber Bosse & Foslie) Foslie.

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

Basionym
Fosliella cruciata Bressan

Type information
Type locality: Golfo di Trieste, Italy (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 236). Holotype: G. Bressan; TSB (Chamberlain 1994: 120).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), cross-shaped (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Fosliella cruciata Bressan 1977

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Bressan, G. & Babbini, L. (2003). Biodiversità marina delle coste Italiane: Corallinales del Mar Mediterraneo: guida all deteminazione. Biologia Marina Mediterranea 10(Suppl. 2): 1-237.

Bressan, G. & Babbini, L. (2003). Biodiversità marina delle coste Italiane: Corallinales del Mar Mediterraneo: guida all deteminazione. Biologia Marina Mediterranea 10(Suppl. 2): 1-237.

Cormaci, M., Furnari, G. & Alongi, G. (2017). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Rhodophyta (Rhodymeniophycidae escluse). Bollettino Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali in Catania 50(380): 1-391, 53 pls.

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