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.
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. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 November 2018.