Dermatolithon caspicum ( ) Zaberzhinskaya 1967
Dermatolithon caspicum (Foslie) Zaberzhinskaya in Zinova 1967: 227, fig. 135
Published in: Zinova, A.D. (1967). Opredelitel' zelenykh, burykh i krasnykh vodorosley yuzhnykh morey SSSR
[Manual for identification of the green, brown and red algae of the southern seas of the USSR]. pp. 224, 222 figures. Moscow & Leningrad: Izdatel'stvo Akademii Nauk SSSR. [in Russian]
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithophyllum pustulatum (J.V.Lamouroux) Foslie
Melobesia caspica Foslie
Type locality: [no country, no locality] Kaspiske hav [= Caspian Sea] (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 138). Holotype: Ostroumow; 1899; TRH A16-999 (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 138).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
The combination proposed in Zinova & Zaberzhinskaja Zinova & Zaberzhinskaja (1968: 28) is invalid (see Art. 41.5 of the ICN). - (29 Mar 2016) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
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.
Zinova, A.D. & Zaberzhinskaja, E.B. (1968). Species Rhodophytorum maris Caspici novae. Novosti Sistematiki Nizshikh Rastenii [Novitates Systematicae Plantarum Non Vascularium] 5: 28-33, no figs. [in Russian]
Created: 16 September 2000 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 26 April 2021 by E.A. Molinari Novoa
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E.A. Molinari Novoa in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 October 2021.