Neopolyporolithon arcticum ( ) P.W. , S.C. & Hughey 2019
Neopolyporolithon arcticum (Kjellman) P.W.Gabrielson, S.C.Lindstrom & Hughey 2019: 231
Published in: Gabrielson, P.W., Lindstrom, S.C. & Hughey, J.R. (2019). Neopolyporolithon loculosum is a junior synonym of N. arcticum comb. nov.(Hapalidiales, Rhodophyta), based on sequencing type material. Phycologia 58(3): 229-233.
Publication date: 2019
The type species (holotype) of the genus Neopolyporolithon is Neopolyporolithon reclinatum (Foslie) W.H.Adey & H.W.Johansen.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Lithophyllum arcticum Kjellman
Type locality: Uddebay, east coast of Novaya Zemlya, western Kara Sea (Athanasiadis 2008: 223). Lectotype: F.R. Kjellman; September 1875; UPS sine numero (Athanasiadis 2008: 223). Notes: Lectotype designated by A. Athanasiadis (2001: 94, figs 1, 2). Paratype at TRH B18-2593 (Woelkering et al. 2005: 349).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), of or pertaining to the Arctic (Stearn 1973).
Lithothamnion loculosum Kjellman 1889
Clathromorphum loculosum (Kjellman) Foslie 1898
Neopolyporolithon loculosum (Kjellman) W.H.Adey, P.W.Gabrielson, G.P.Johnson & Hernández-Kantún 2015
This is a marine species.
Created: 29 January 2020 by G.M. Guiry
Verified by: 29 January 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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Gabrielson, P.W., Lindstrom, S.C. & Hughey, J.R. (2019). Neopolyporolithon loculosum is a junior synonym of N. arcticum comb. nov.(Hapalidiales, Rhodophyta), based on sequencing type material. Phycologia 58(3): 229-233.
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