Lithophyllum australe ( ) Me. 1917
Lithophyllum australe (Foslie) Me.Lemoine 1917: 131
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithothamnion australe Foslie
Lithothamnion australe Foslie
Type locality: La Paz, Baja California, Mexico. (Dawson 1960: 11). Type: [Leon Diguet (Dawson 1960: 11)]; no date; probably on sublittoral banks. TRH C17-3298, Hariot no. 1, includes slides 86 and 87; designated by Adey et al. 1982: 57 (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 462). Notes: Isolectotype: PC (missing).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), south, southern (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 16 July 2001 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 29 August 2014 by Paul Gabrielson
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Paul Gabrielson in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 September 2021.