Harveylithon canariense ( ) A.Rössler, Perfectti, V.Peña & J.C.Braga
Harveylithon canariense (Foslie) A.Rössler, Perfectti, V.Peña & J.C.Braga 2016: 424
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
The type species (holotype) of the genus Harveylithon is Harveylithon rupestre (Foslie) A.Rösler, Perfectti, V.Peña & J.C.Braga.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Puerto Orotava [Puerto de la Cruz], Tenerife, Canary Islands (Woelkerling 1998: 289). Holotype: C. Sauvageau; Dec. 1904 - Feb. 1905; PC unnumbered, Sauvageau Herbarium (box collection) (Woelkerling 1998: 289). Notes: Also TRH, A10-480, includes slides 10016 and 1021 (Woelkering et al. 2005: 77).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), living in or from the Canary Islands (Stearn 1973).
Goniolithon accretum f. canariensis Foslie 1906
This is a marine species.
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 January 2020.