Nullipora uvaria Michelin
Nullipora uvaria Michelin 1840: 333, pl. 79: fig. 9
Published in: Michelin, J.L.H. (1840-1847). Iconographie Zoophytologique. pp. xii + 348, 79 plates. Paris: P. Bertraud.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithophyllum uvaria (Michelin) Me.Lemoine
This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), like a cluster of grapes (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Type locality: Manthelan (Indre-et-Loire), France (Woelkerling 1998: 386). Holotype: Michelin; date not indicated; PC Michelin 201, General Herbarium box collection (fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym) (Woelkerling 1998: 386).
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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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 November 2018.