Lithophyllum nitorum W.H.Adey & P.J.Adey 1973

Publication Details
Lithophyllum nitorum W.H.Adey & P.J.Adey 1973: 386, fig. 53 (map)

Published in: Adey, W.H. & Adey, P.J. (1973). Studies of the biosystematics and ecology of the epilithic crustose Corallinaceae of the British Isles. British Phycological Journal 8: 343-407.

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Type Species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Lithophyllum is Lithophyllum incrustans Philippi.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type Information
Holotype locality: Port Erin Harbour, Isle of Man, UK; (Chamberlain & Irvine 1994: 81) Holotype: Adey & Adey; 3-9 m; USNC; 70-10B, 10-30 (Adey & Adey 1973: 387)

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 17 April 1996 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 11 June 2022

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 11 June 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 23 September 2023

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