Hydrolithon megacystum R.A. , W.H.Adey & Boykins
Hydrolithon megacystum R.A.Townsend, W.H.Adey & Boykins 1982: 32, fig. 19
Published in: Adey, W.H., Townsend, R.A. & Boykins, W.T. (1982). The crustose coralline algae (Rhodophyta: Corallinaceae) of the Hawaiian Islands. Smithsonian Contributions to the Marine Sciences 15: -iv, -74, 47 figs.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Hydrolithon is Hydrolithon reinboldii (Weber Bosse & Foslie) Foslie.
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No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 21 October 2005 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 02 December 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 20 April 2019.