Lithothamnion margaritae Hariot 1895: 167, no fig. (as 'Margaritae' )
Published in: Hariot, P. (1895). Algues du Golfe de Californie recueillies par M. Diguet. Journal de Botanique 9: 167-170.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithophyllum margaritae (Hariot) Heydrich
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Bay of La Paz (off San Juan Nepomucens Island), La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico (Woelkerling 1998: 354). Holotype: L. Diguet; 1894; PC Heydrich no. 1, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym) (Woelkerling 1998: 354). Notes: Parts of the original collection are now in TRH and UC.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Riosmena-Rodríguez, R., Woelkerling, W.J. & Foster, M.S. (1999). Taxonomic reassessment of rhodolith-forming species of Lithophyllum (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) in the Gulf of California, Mexico. Phycologia 38: 401-417, 23 figs.
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: 01 August 2005 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 April 2019.