Pneophyllum zostericola ( ) D.Fujita, nom. cons.
Pneophyllum zostericola (Foslie) D.Fujita 1988: 50, nom. cons.
Published in: Fujita, D. (1988). Fosliella zostericola (Foslie) Segawa (Rhodophyta, Corallinales) in culture. Japanese Journal of Phycology 36: 48-51.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Lithophyllum zostericola Foslie
Type locality: Marine Lab. at Sagami Prov., Japan (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 136). Lectotype: Yendo 1899 No. 1; 1899; on Zostera. TRH A15-985 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 136).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), living on or in the flowering plant Zostera.
The name as proposed by Klochkova (1987: 32) is invalid [INA]. Validated by Fujita (1988: 50). "Art 23.2. ... the usage of the word element -cola as an adjective is a correctable error." - (4 Aug 2006) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Kloczcova, N.G. (1987). Korallinovye vodorosli (Rhodophyta) dalnevostochnykh morei SSSR. Rody Melobesia Lamour., Fosliella Howe i Pneophyllum Kütz. [Corallinoid algae (Rhodophyta) of seas of the Far East of the USSR. Genera Melobesia Lamour., Fosliella Howe and Pneophyllum Kütz.]. Novosti Sistematiki Nizshykh Rasteniy 24: 25-34.
Kloczcova, N.G. (1996). Flora vodoroslei makrofitov Tatarskogo Proliva i osobennosti ee formirovanija [Macrophyte algal flora of Tatars Gulf (Sea of Japan) and peculiarities of its formation]. pp. 1-289. Vladivostock: Dalnauka. [in Russian]
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 December 2018.