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Lithophyllum sierra-blancae M.Howe

Publication details
Lithophyllum sierra-blancae M.Howe 1934: 514

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.

Fossil
This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Indian Creek (Santa Ynez quadrangle) about 6.44 km (4 miles) south of Big Pine Mountain, Santa Barbara County, California, USA (Stanford University locality 930) (Woelkerling 1998: 326). Holotype: M.F. Keenan; September 1930; Leland Stanford junior University paleontological type collection No. 5638, includes slide 1158 (Woelkerling 1998: 326). Notes: Isotype: PC, General Herbarium box collection (fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym). Howe (1934: 511, footnote 20) lists the locations of additional isotypes.

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Source of current name
Woelkerling, W.J. (1998). Type collections of non-geniculate corallines housed at the Laboratoire de Cryptogamie (PC). In: Non-geniculate coralline red algae and the Paris Muséum: systematics and scientific history. (Woelkerling, W.J. Eds), pp. 279-404. Paris: Muséum National d'Histoire naturelle / ADAC.

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Paul Gabrielson 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.

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