Lithophyllum pseudoplatyphyllum J.J.Hernandez-Kantun, W.H.Adey & P.W.
Lithophyllum pseudoplatyphyllum J.J.Hernandez-Kantun, W.H.Adey & P.W.Gabrielson in Hernandez-Kantun et al. 2016: 632, figs 36-45
Published in: Hernandez-Kantun, J.J., Gabrielson, P., Hughey, J.R., Pezzolesi, L., Rindio, F., Robinson, N.M., Peña, V., Riosmena-Rodriguez, R., Le Gall, L. & Adey, W. (2016). Reassessment of branched Lithophyllum spp. (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) in the Caribbean Sea with global implications. Phycologia 55(6): 619-639.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: East Point, Saint Croix, US Virgin Islands (Hernandez-Kantun et al. 2016: 632). Holotype: shallow subtidal, 0-3 m depth (epitype) W.H. Adey; 21 July 1972; US 170943 (Hernandez-Kantun et al. 2016: 632, fig. 36).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Lithophyllum pseudoplatyphyllum J.J.Hernandez-Kantun, W.H.Adey & P.W.Gabrielson)
Caribbean Islands: Virgin Islands (US) (Hernandez-Kantun et al. 2016 ).
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).
Created: 12 January 2017 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 12 January 2017 by Wendy Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 386 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=T8a9dc87d139a7417
Cite this record as:
Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 June 2018.