Pseudolithophyllum esperi Me. 1929
Pseudolithophyllum esperi Me.Lemoine 1929: 63, figs 24, 25; pl. 3: fig. 4
Published in: Lemoine, M. (1929). Melobesieae. Det Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab Biologiske Meddelelser 8(1): 19-68, 6 plates.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Pseudolithophyllum is Pseudolithophyllum fuegianum (Heydrich) M.L.Mendoza & Cabioch.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithophyllum esperi (Me.Lemoine) South & Tittley
Type locality: Puerto Ortavo [=Puerto de la Cruz], Tenerife, Islas Canarias (Lemoine 1929: 63). Type: Børgesen; PC
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
John et al. (2004) cite this species as a synonym of Lithophyllum esperi (Me Lemoine) South & Tittley.
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
South, G.R. & Tittley, I. (1986). A checklist and distributional index of the benthic marine algae of the North Atlantic Ocean. pp. 76. London and St. Andrews, New Brunswick, Canada: British Museum (Natural History) and Huntsman Marine Laboratory.
Created: 17 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 26 February 2015 by Paul Gabrielson
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Paul Gabrielson in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 October 2021.