Porolithon onkodes (Heydrich) Foslie 1909
Porolithon onkodes (Heydrich) Foslie
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 3 m deep at outer reef edge - 19 November 2002. Palau International Coral Reef Center
Porolithon onkodes (Heydrich) Foslie 1909: 57
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Porolithon.
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Lithothamnion onkodes Heydrich
Type locality: "An Corallenriffen von den Tami-Inseln, nordwestliche Ecke des Huon-Golfes, Deutsch-Neu-Guinea." [Tami Island, Gulf of Huon, Papua New Guinea]; (Woelkerling 1998: 357) Lectotype (designated by Adey & al., 1982: 9): Georg Bamler; March 1892; TRH; A26-1494; Heydrich no. 97 (Woelkerling 1998: 357) Notes: Isolectotype: PC, unnumbered, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym).
This is a marine species.
Created: 12 September 1996 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 07 March 2023
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 07 March 2023. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 29 November 2023