Lithophyllum trinidadense Me.
Lithophyllum trinidadense Me.Lemoine 1917: 24
Published in: Lemoine, M. (1917). Melobesieae. British Antarctic ("Terra Nova") Expedition, 1910 Natural History Report, Botany 2: 23-25.
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Type locality: South Trinidad [Trindade Island, Espírito Santo, Brazil] (Woelkerling 1998: 328). Holotype: collector not indicated; July 1910; BM algal box collection 354 (Woelkerling 1998: 328). Notes: Holotype fragments: PC, unnumbered, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym). Trindade Island (formerly known in English as South Trinidad Island), is a Brazilian territory and belongs to the state of Espírito Santo (Erick Lopes Filho, pers. comm.).
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.
Created: 30 July 2005 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 17 October 2018.