Mesophyllum conchatum ( & ) W.H.Adey
Mesophyllum conchatum (Setchell & Foslie) W.H.Adey 1970: 23
Published in: Adey, W.H. (1970). A revision of the Foslie crustose coralline herbarium. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1: 1-46, 13 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Point Joe, Monterey County, California (Athanasiadis, Lebednik & Adey 2004: 140). Lectotype: not indicated; 10 January 1899; "paa [= on] Cheilosporum". TRH B7-2541 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 340). Notes: Lectotype (figs 54-64): Includes two slides(#729 and #1578). Isolectotype: In UC 737624.
Lithothamnion conchatum Setchell & Foslie 1902
Polyporolithon conchatum (Setchell & Foslie) L.R.Mason 1953
On geniculate corallines (Calliarthron, Bossiella, Corallina), more often found on Calliarthron in the littoral zone to at least 10 m depth (Athanasiadis et al. 2004 referring to Adey & Johansen 1972). - (28 Jun 2010) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Athanasiadis, A., Lebednik, P. & Adey, W.H. (2004). The genus Mesophyllum (Melobesioideae, Corallinales, Rhodophyta) on the northern Pacific coast of North America. Phycologia 43: 126-165.
Created: 13 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry
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Paul Gabrielson in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 March 2019.