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Lithophyllum propinquum (Foslie) Me.Lemoine 1917

Publication details
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.
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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 Neogoniolithon propinquum (Foslie) Me.Lemoine

Goniolithon notarisii f. propinquum Foslie

Type information
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.

General environment
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.

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