Lithophyllum uvaria (Michelin) Me.
Lithophyllum uvaria (Michelin) Me.Lemoine 1924: 179, 183
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Nullipora uvaria Michelin
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).
This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), like a cluster of grapes (Stearn 1973).
Nullipora uvaria Michelin 1840
Created: 19 February 2009 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 June 2017 by Paul Gabrielson
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Paul Gabrielson 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 August 2019.