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Harveylithon rupestre (Foslie) A.Rösler, Perfectti, V.Peña & J.C.Braga 2016

Publication details
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

Type species
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

Type information
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).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lithophyllum rupestre Foslie 1907
Mesophyllum rupestre (Foslie) Adey 1970
Hydrolithon rupestre (Foslie) Penrose 1996

Nomenclatural notes
"Alien species" in the Mediterranean reported from Croatia (Wolf et al. 2015; Cormaci, Furnari & Alongi 2017: 269). - (20 Dec 2017) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Hydrolithon rupestre (Foslie) Penrose)
Atlantic Islands: St Peter and St Paul Archipelago (Mendes Crespo et al. 2014).

Europe: Croatia (Wolf & al. 2015 ).

Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Mendes Crespo et al. 2014).

South America: Brazil (Villas-Bôas & al. 2015).

Australia and New Zealand: New South Wales (Penrose 1996), New Zealand (Nelson 2012), South Australia (Penrose 1996), Victoria (Penrose 1996), Western Australia (Penrose 1996).

Pacific Islands: Central Polynesia (Tsuda & Walsh 2013), French Polynesia (Payri, N'Yeurt & Orempuller 2000, N'Yeurt & Payri 2010).

(as Harveylithon rupestre (Foslie) A.Rösler, Perfectti, V.Peña & J.C.Braga)
North America: Mexico (Pedroche & Sentíes 2020).

Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).

Australia and New Zealand: Victoria (Rösler et al. 2016).

Key references
Cormaci, M., Furnari, G. & Alongi, G. (2017). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Rhodophyta (Rhodymeniophycidae escluse). Bollettino Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali in Catania 50(380): 1-391, 53 pls.

Wolf, M.A., Maneveldt, G.W., Kaleb, S., Moro, I. & Falace, A. (2015). Morphological and molecular characterization of Hydrolithon rupestre (Corallinaceae, Corallinales, Rhodophyta): first report from the Mediterranean Sea. Phytotaxa 224(1): 59-71.

Created: 14 July 2016 by Wendy Guiry

Verified by: 20 December 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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