Harveylithon rupestre (Foslie) A.Rösler, Perfectti, V.Peña & J.C.Braga 2016
Harveylithon rupestre (Foslie) A.Rösler, Perfectti, V.Peña & J.C.Braga 2016: 424, fig. 6
Published in: Rösler, A., Perfectti, F., Peña, V. & Braga, J.C. (2016). Phylogenetic relationships of Corallinaceae (Corallinales, Rhodophyta): taxonomic implications for reef-building corallines. Journal of Phycology 52(3): 412-431.
Publication date: 2016
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Harveylithon.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Lithophyllum rupestre Foslie
Holotype locality: Ocean Beach, Phillip Island, Victoria, Australia; (Woelkerling & Campbell 1992: 100) Holotype: C.J. Gabriel; April 1905; TRH; A3-149 (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 41) Notes: Type pictured by Printz (1929, pl. LIV, fig. 1 as Lithophyllum) and Penrose (1990, fig. 54A-D).
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), rocky, rock-dwelling (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 14 July 2016 by G.M. Guiry.
Last updated: 20 December 2017
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 20 December 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 03 October 2022