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Lithophyllum marlothii (Heydrich) Heydrich

Publication details
Lithophyllum marlothii (Heydrich) Heydrich 1897: 410

Published in: Heydrich, F. (1897). Melobesiae. Berichte der deutsche botanischen Gesellschaft 15: 403-420, pl. XVIII [18].
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Lithophyllum is Lithophyllum incrustans Philippi.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Lithothamnion marlothii Heydrich

Type information
Type locality: Champsbay, South Africa (Woelkerling 1998: 355). Syntype fragments: collector not indicated; date not indicated; PC unnumbered, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym) (Woelkerling 1998: 355). Notes: Woelkering et al. (2005: 47) indicate that TRH has a syntype, A4-196.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lithothamnion marlothii Heydrich 1897
Goniolithon marlothii (Heydrich) Foslie 1898

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Champs Bay, South AfricaOn mussel shells..

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.

Key references
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.

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Paul Gabrielson in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 January 2020.

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