Melobesia lichenoides ( )
Melobesia lichenoides (Philippi) Endlicher 1843: 49
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithophyllum byssoides (Lamarck) Foslie
Lithophyllum lichenoides Philippi
Type locality: "aus dem Sicilischen Meere" [Sicily, Italy] (Philippi 1837: 389). Type: L 943.10.34
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), like a lichen.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Source of current name
Woelkerling, W.J. (1998). Lamarck's nullipores. In: Non-geniculate Coralline Red Algae and the Paris Muséum: Systematics and Scientific History. (Woelkerling, W.J. & Lamy, D. Eds), pp. 101-404. Paris: Publications Scientifiques du Muséum/A.D.A.C.
Created: 05 August 2005 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 05 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 19 September 2018.