Lithophyllum applicatum Me. 1929
Lithophyllum applicatum Me.Lemoine 1929: 38
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Neogoniolithon hirtum (Me.Lemoine) Afonso-Carrillo
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Puerto orotava [Puerto de la Cruz], Tenerife, Islas Canarias (Afonso Carrillo & Sansón 1999: 165). Syntype: PC Bøergesen 3050, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym) (Woelkerling 1998: 303). Notes: See comments in Woelkerling (1998: 303) for information regarding the type locality of this 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
Afonso-Carrillo, J. (1984). Estudios en las algas Corallinaceae (Rhodophyta) de las Islas Canarias. II. Notas taxonomicas. Vieraea 13: 127-144.
Afonso Carrillo, J. & Sansón, M. (1999). Algas, hongos y fanerógamas marinas de las Islas Canarias. Clave analítica. pp.  9-254. La Laguna, Santa Cruz de Tenerife: Servicio de Publicaciones Universidad de la Laguna.
Created: 17 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 August 2014 by Paul Gabrielson
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Paul Gabrielson in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 08 August 2020.