Melobesia accola ( ) Me.
Melobesia accola (Foslie) Me.Lemoine in Børgesen 1924: 289
Published in: Børgesen, F. (1924). Marine algae from Easter Island. In: The Natural History of Juan Fernandez and Easter Island. (Skottsberg, C. Eds) Vol. 2, pp. 247-309. Uppsala: Almquist & Wiksells.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Litholepis accola Foslie
Type locality: Hao, Tuamotu Archipelago, French Polynesia (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 137). Holotype: Seurat (P. Hariot nr. 20); 20.xii.1904; TRH A16-988 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 137). Notes: "Data on TRH specimen box mistakenly lists ‘Hao’ as being in Tahiti and does not include collector or collection date. Entry in Adey & Lebednik 1967: 36 reads 'Hariot, Tahiti, Hao, no. 20, Mus. Paris, 4.1907']" (Woelkering et al. 2005: 137).
This is a marine species.
Created: 26 January 2005 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 August 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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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 10 December 2018.