Lithophyllum propinquum ( ) Me. 1917
Lithophyllum propinquum (Foslie) Me.Lemoine in Børgesen 1917: 166
Published in: Børgesen, F. (1917). The marine algae of the Danish West Indies. Part 3. Rhodophyceae (3). Dansk Botanisk Arkiv 3: 145-240, figs 149-230.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Neogoniolithon propinquum (Foslie) Me.Lemoine
Type locality: St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands (Woelkerling 1993: 177). Lectotype: Børgesen; 1892; none given. TRH A11-585 (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 90). Notes: This type locality was first recorded by Woelkerling (1993: 177)
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), related to.
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
Lemoine, Mme P. [=M.] (1966). Algues calcaires recueillies dans la Mer Rouge, en particular dans le Golfe d'Eilat. Bulletin of the Sea Fisheries Research Station [Haifa] 42: 28, 12 figs, Photos A-E.
Created: 18 March 2011 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 14 June 2020 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.