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Lithophyllum caribaeum (Foslie) Foslie 1907

Publication details
Lithophyllum caribaeum (Foslie) Foslie 1907: 22

Published in: Foslie, M. (1907). Algologiske notiser III. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1906(8): 1-34.
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Publication date: between 21 vi.1907 and 29.vi.1907

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Lithophyllum is Lithophyllum incrustans Philippi.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Neogoniolithon caribaeum (Foslie) Adey

Basionym
Lithophyllum decipiens f. caribaeum Foslie

Type information
Type locality: "in portu" [in the harbour, St. Thomas Harbor, Virgin Islands] (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 25). Lectotype: TRH A1-8 (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 25).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), of the Caribbean.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Adey, W.H. (1970). A revision of the Foslie crustose coralline herbarium. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1970(1): 1-46, 13 figs.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 September 2021.

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