Melobesia carpophylli Heydrich 1893: 78
Published in: Heydrich, F. (1893). Vier neue Florideen von Neu-Seeland. Berichte der deutsche botanischen Gesellschaft 11: 75-79, 1 plate.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithophyllum carpophylli (Heydrich) Heydrich
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Bay of Islands, New Zealand (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 168). Notes: Type not designated (Woelkering et al. 2005: 168); syntype in TRH (A19-1248).
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
Heydrich, F. (1897). Corallinaceae, insbesondere Melobesieae. Berichte der deutsche botanischen Gesellschaft 15: 34-70, 3 figs, pl. III.
Woelkerling, W.J., Gustavsen, G., Myklebost, H.E., Prestø, T., Såstad, S.M. (2005). The coralline red algal herbarium of Mikael Foslie: revised catalogue with analyses. Gunneria 77: 1-625.
Created: 10 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 August 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry 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.