Mesophyllum vancouveriense (Foslie) Steneck & R.T.Paine 1986
Mesophyllum vancouveriense (Foslie) Steneck & R.T.Paine 1986: 233
Published in: Steneck, R.S. & Paine, R.T. (1986). Ecological and taxonomic studies of shallow-water encrusting Corallinaceae (Rhodophyta) of the boreal northeastern Pacific. Phycologia 25(2): 221-240.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Mesophyllum is Mesophyllum lichenoides (J.Ellis) Me.Lemoine.
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Lithophyllum vancouveriense Foslie
Type locality: Port Renfrew (Port San Juan), Vancouver Island; (Athanasiadis, Lebednik & Adey 2004: 132) Lectotype: Yendo; June-July 1901; TRH; unnumbered (Athanasiadis, Lebednik & Adey 2004: 132) Notes: Lectotype: Fig. 20B, Figs 26-28; designated by Athanasiadis et al. (2004). Paratype: UC 397503.
This is a marine species.
Created: 31 March 1999 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 20 April 2014
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Paul Gabrielson in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 20 April 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 01 April 2023