Lithophyllum yendoi f. maheeicum
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.
Publication date: between 1.xii.1906 and 26.xii.1906
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Spongites yendoi (Foslie) Y.M.Chamberlain
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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
This is a marine species.
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]
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.
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.
Created: 08 October 2001 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 31 July 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 November 2019.