Nullipora informis ( ) Schweigger, nom. illeg.
Nullipora informis (Lamarck) Schweigger 1819: table 5, nom. illeg.
Published in: Schweigger, A.F. (1819). Beobachtungen auf naturhistorischen Reisen: anatomisch-physiologische Untersuchungen über Corallen; nebst einem Anhange, Bemerkungen über den Bernstein enthaltend. pp. [i]-vi [+ vi], 1-127 [+i], 12 charts, 8 plates. Berlin: G. Reimer.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Phymatolithon calcareum (Pallas) W.H.Adey & D.L.McKibbin ex Woelkering & L.M.Irvine
Millepora informis Lamarck
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: based on an illegitimate substitute name for Phymatolithon calcareum. Included in the synonymy of Lithothamnion corallioides by Athanasiadis (2016: 215). - (5 Apr 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
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.
Source of current name
Woelkerling, W.J. & Irvine, L.M. (1986). The typification and status of Phymatolithon (Corallinaceae, Rhodophyta). British Phycological Journal 21: 55-80, 18 figs.
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 April 2017 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 21 March 2019.