Lithophyllum frutescens ( ) M. 1911
Lithophyllum frutescens (Foslie) M.Lemoine 1911: 144-146, figs 72, 73
Published in: Lemoine, Mme P. [=M.] (1911). Structure anatomique des Mélobésiées. Application à la classification. Annales de l'Institut Océanographique, Monaco 2(2): 1-213, 14 figs, 3 folded tables, pls I-V.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Neogoniolithon brassica-florida (Harvey) Setchell & L.R.Mason
Goniolithon frutescens Foslie
Type locality: Funafuti Atoll, Tuvalu (Woelkerling 1993: 59). Lectotype: Anon.; 1899; no habitat given. TRH A12-652 (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 96, 99).
Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), becoming shrubby (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: [i]-xiv, 1-1259.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 September 2021.