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Lithophyllum yendoi f. maheeicum Foslie

Publication details
Lithophyllum yendoi f. maheeicum Foslie 1906: 19 (as 'mahëica' )

Published in: Foslie, M. (1906). Algologiske notiser II. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1906(2): 1-28.
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Publication date: between 1.xii.1906 and 26.xii.1906

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 Spongites yendoi (Foslie) Y.M.Chamberlain

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

Taxonomic notes
According to Silva et al. (1996) this taxon apparently lies within the circumscription of Spongites yendoi but has not yet been transferred or reduced to synonmy

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Mahé Island, Seychelles (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 272). Holotype: TRH A1-67 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 31). Notes: [Schimper]; Seychellerne [= Seychelles Islands]; Mahé; ‘paa konkylie [= on conch (shell)]’; 1898-1899; slide 901; Exp. Valdivia 1898-1899 [= German Deep-Sea Expedition 1898-1899]

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Source of current name
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: 1-1259.

Key references
Woelkerling, W.J., Gustavsen, G., Myklebost, H.E., Prestø, T., Såstad, S.M. (2005). The coralline red algal herbarium of Mikael Foslie: revised catalogue with analyses. Gunneria 77: 1-625.

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