Hydrolithon consociatum ( ) M.L.
Hydrolithon consociatum (Foslie) M.L.Mendoza 1979: 8
Published in: Mendoza M.L. (1979). Presence of the genus Hydrolithon (Corallinaceae) in Argentina. Boletin de la Sociedad Argentina de Botanica 18(3-4): 1-12, 1979.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Hydrolithon is Hydrolithon reinboldii (Weber Bosse & Foslie) Foslie.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Spongites discoideus (Foslie) D.Penrose & Woelkerling
Lithophyllum consociatum Foslie
Type locality: sydsiden av [= south side of] Royal Sound ca 1 mil mundingen [= about 10 km from the mouth], Kerguelen (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 72). Holotype: Gundersen; 1898; no detail. TRH A9-442 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 72).
Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), united, closely connected, connected (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Chamberlain, Y.M. (1994). Pneophyllum coronatum (Rosanoff) D. Penrose comb. nov., P. keatsii sp. nov., Spongites discoideus (Foslie) D. Penrose et Woelkerling and S. impar (Foslie) Y. Chamberlain comb. nov. (Rhodophyta, Corallinaceae) from South Africa. Phycologia 33: 141-157, 63 figs, 1 table.
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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 19 February 2020.