Lithophyllum veleroae E.Y. 1944
Lithophyllum veleroae E.Y.Dawson 1944: 270, 408, 409, 410, 411, pl. 55: fig. 5, pl. 56: figs 1-4
Published in: Dawson, E.Y. (1944). The marine algae of the Gulf of California. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 3: i-v, 189-432, pls 31-77.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: La Paz, Baja California (Dawson 1960: 52). Type: Dawson 592-40, 2/14/40; At a depth of 12-26m., Canal de San Lorenzo, near La Paz.. Herb. A. Hancock Foundation (Dawson 1960: 52). Notes: Dawson (1944: 270) gives the following data for the type: D. 592, dredged in 12-26 meters, San Lorenzo Channel, Espiritu Santo Island, Feb. 14, 1940, Herb. AHF no. 23. Isotype: PC, Dawson 592, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym) (Woelkerling 1998: 328).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Woelkerling, W.J. (1998). Type collections of non-geniculate corallines housed at the Laboratoire de Cryptogamie (PC). In: Non-geniculate coralline red algae and the Paris Muséum: systematics and scientific history. (Woelkerling, W.J. Eds), pp. 279-404. Paris: Muséum National d'Histoire naturelle / ADAC.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 September 2021.