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Lithophyllum mgarrense Bosence

Publication details
Lithophyllum mgarrense Bosence 1983: 164, text fig 9, plate 16, figs 5, 6

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
Named after the town of Mgarr, Malta (Bosence 1983).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Locality 15 (Bosence and Pedley 1982) Times of Malta map grid. ref. 410 746 (Bosence 1983: 164). Holotype: in concentric lamina rhodolith from the crustose algal maerl facies. BM V .60929 (Bosence 1983: 164).

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Source of current name
Bosence, D.W.J. (1983). Coralline algae from the Miocene of Malta. Paleontology 26: 147-173.

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Citing AlgaeBase
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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 14 November 2018.

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