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Lithophyllum rhizomae Heydrich

Publication details
Lithophyllum rhizomae Heydrich 1897: 51; pl.3, fig.4

Published in: Heydrich, F. (1897). Corallinaceae, insbesondere Melobesieae. Berichte der deutsche botanischen Gesellschaft 15: 34-70, 3 figs, pl. III.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Lithophyllum is Lithophyllum incrustans Philippi.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Melobesia rhizomae (Heydrich) Foslie

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
This entity is treated as a species of uncertain status in Woelkerling & Nelson (2004: 86). - (22 Jul 2009) -

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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.

Key references
Woelkerling, W.J. & Nelson, W.A. (2004). A baseline summary and analysis of the taxonomic biodiversity of coralline red algae (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) recorded from the New Zealand region. Cryptogamie: Algologie 25: 39-106.

Created: 21 July 2009 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 11 December 2010 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 November 2019.

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