Lithophyllum trichotomum ( ) Me. 1929
Lithophyllum trichotomum (Heydrich) Me.Lemoine 1929: 45
Published in: Lemoine, M. (1929). Melobesieae. Det Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab Biologiske Meddelelser 8(1): 19-68, 6 plates.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Neogoniolithon trichotomum (Heydrich) Setchell & L.R.Mason
Lithothamnion trichotomum Heydrich
Type locality: La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 265). Lectotype: L. Diguet; 1894; PC Heydrich no. 11, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym) (Woelkerling 1998: 365). Notes: Part of the lectotype is now in UC (UC 790560). Isolectotype: PC, Heydrich no. 21, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: La Paz, Baja Califonia (Dawson 1960: 51). Type: Leon Diguet; 1894; Herb. Mus. Paris (Dawson 1960: 51).
Created: 30 August 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 October 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 05 August 2020.