Lithophyllum onkodes (Heydrich) Heydrich 1901

Hydrolithon onkodes (Heydrich) Penrose & Woelkerling

Hydrolithon onkodes (Heydrich) Penrose & WoelkerlingPalau Islands, West Pacific, 5 m deep - 03 December 2004. Palau International Coral Reef Center

Publication Details
Lithophyllum onkodes (Heydrich) Heydrich 1901: 533

Published in: Heydrich, F. (1901). Die Lithothamnien des Museum d'Histoire Naturelle in Paris. Botanische Jahrbücher für Systematik, Pflanzengeschichte und Pflanzengeographie 28: 529-545, pl XI.

Type Species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Lithophyllum is Lithophyllum incrustans Philippi.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Porolithon onkodes (Heydrich) Foslie.

Lithothamnion onkodes Heydrich

Type Information
Type locality: Tami Island, Gulf of Huon, Papua New Guinea; (Woelkerling 1998: 357) Lectotype: Bamler; March 1892; TRH; A26-1494; Heydrich no. 97; designated by Adey et al., 1982: 9 (Woelkerling 1998: 357) Notes: Isolectotype: PC, unnumbered, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 23 May 1999 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 13 August 2015

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 13 August 2015. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 16 August 2022

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