Lithophyllum hirtum Me. 1929
Lithophyllum hirtum Me.Lemoine 1929: 37
Published in: Lemoine, M. (1929). Melobesieae. Det Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab Biologiske Meddelelser 8(1): 19-68, 6 plates.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Neogoniolithon hirtum (Me.Lemoine) Afonso-Carrillo
Type locality: Puerto Orotava [=Puerto de la Cruz], Tenerife, Islas Canarias (Afonso Carrillo & Sansón 1999: 166). Type: C (Afonso Carrillo & Sansón 1999: 166).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), hairy.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine 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.
Created: 17 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 02 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 September 2021.