Lithophyllum ponderosum ( )
Lithophyllum ponderosum (Foslie) Foslie 1898: 9
Published in: Foslie, M. (1898). List of species of the Lithothamnia. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1898(3): 1-11.
Publication date: 24.xii.1898
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Spongites africanus (Foslie) J.Afonso-Carrillo, M.Chacana & M.Sanson
Lithothamnion ponderosum Foslie
Type locality: St. Thomé [= São Tomé Island], [São Tomé and Príncipe] (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 220). Holotype: Anon.; no date; no habitat data on type. TRH A27-1586 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 220).
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.
Created: 13 August 2015 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 August 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 November 2019.