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Lithothamnion mamillare (Harvey) Areschoug 1852

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Corallinophycidae
Order Corallinales
Family Lithothamniaceae
Tribe Lithothamnieae
Genus Lithothamnion

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Lithothamnion mamillare (Harvey) Areschoug
Ashmore Reef, Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

 

Neogoniolithon mamillare (Harvey) Setchell & L.R.Mason Ashmore Reef, Australia
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Publication details
Lithothamnion mamillare (Harvey) Areschoug 1852: 521

Published in: Areschoug, J.E. (1852). Ordo XII. Corallineae. In: Species genera et ordines algarum....Volumen secundum: algas florideas complectens. (Agardh, J.G. Eds), pp. 506-576. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Lithothamnion is Lithothamnion muelleri Lenormand ex Rosanoff.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Neogoniolithon mamillare (Harvey) Setchell & L.R.Mason

Basionym
Melobesia mamillaris Harvey

Type information
Syntype localities: Bahia, Brazil; Tierra del Fuego; Ilhas do Cabo Verde; Algoa Bay, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 263). Notes: Type: not designated (see Woelkerling 1993: 144); TRH has two syntypes (A11-544, A11-545).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Setchell, W.A. & Mason, L.R. (1943). New or little known crustaceous corallines from Pacific North America. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 29: 92-97.

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