Porolithon oligocarpum ( ) 1909
Porolithon oligocarpum (Foslie) Foslie 1909: 57
Published in: Foslie, M. (1909). Algologiske notiser VI. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1909(2): 1-63.
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Lithophyllum oligocarpum Foslie
Type locality: Puerto Orotava [Puerto de la Cruz], Tenerife, Islas Canarias (Woelkerling 1998: 320). Holotype: C. Sauvageau; Dec. 1904 - Feb. 1905; TRH A27-1585, includes slide 1013 (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 220). Notes: Holotype fragment: PC (apparently missing).
Lithophyllum oligocarpum Foslie 1906
Gabrielson et al. (2018), based on DNA sequencing of type material, demonstrated that P. oligocarpum is a distinct species. - (23 Feb 2019) - Paul Gabrielson
This is a marine species.
Gabrielson, P.W., Hughey, J.R. & Diaz-Pulido G. (2018). Genomics reveals abundant speciation in the coral reef building alga Porolithon onkodes (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) (Letter). Journal of Phycology 54(4): 429-434.
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