Lithophyllum irvineanum Woelkerling & S.J.Campbell 1992
Lithophyllum irvineanum Woelkerling & S.J.Campbell 1992: 56-61, figs 33-35
Published in: Woelkerling, W.J. & Campbell, S.J. (1992). An account of the southern Australian species of Lithophyllum (Corallinaceae, Rhodophyta). Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Botany 22: 1-107, 63 figs, 13 tables, 4 maps.
Publication date: "Issued 25 June 1992"
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Holotype locality: "The Midden", Three Mile Rocks, Beachport, South Australia; (Woelkerling & Campbell 1992: 56) Holotype: S.J. Campbell & D. Penrose; 26 February 1988; 3-6 m deep on snail shells; LTB; 15676 (Woelkerling & Campbell 1992: 56) Notes: The type collection consists of plants growing on the snail Turbo undulatum Woelkerling & Campbell 1992: 60).
This is a marine species.
Found on snails, mussel shells, holdfasts of the brown alga Ecklonia radiata and on the red alga Osmundaria at depth of 1-11 m (Womersly 1996: 223).
Created: 23 October 1999 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 03 April 2009
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 03 April 2009. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 August 2022