Lithophyllum papillosum var. cystoseirae (Hauck) Me.Lemoine 1924

Publication Details
Lithophyllum papillosum var. cystoseirae (Hauck) Me.Lemoine 1924: 120

Published in: Lemoine, Mme P. [=M.] (1924). Corallinacées recueillies par dragages en Méditerranée (croisière du Pourquoi pas? en 1923). Bulletin du Muséum d'histoire naturelle de Marseille 30: 402-405.

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 Lithophyllum cystoseirae (Hauck) Heydrich.

Melobesia cystoseirae Hauck

Type Information
Type locality: "im Adriatischen Meere" [probably Trieste as there are Hauck specimens in TRH]; (Hauck 1883: 266) Holotype: on Cystoseira and Peyssonnelia.; L; 943.10-32 (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 144)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), papillate, covered with papillae (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 27 September 2001 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 20 December 2017

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 20 December 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 16 August 2022

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