Lithophyllum mgarrense Bosence
Lithophyllum mgarrense Bosence 1983: 164, text fig 9, plate 16, figs 5, 6
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).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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).
Source of current name
Bosence, D.W.J. (1983). Coralline algae from the Miocene of Malta. Paleontology 26: 147-173.
Created: 30 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 30 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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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 21 January 2019.