Lithophyllum nitorum W.H.Adey & P.J.Adey 1973
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.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
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).
Pseudolithophyllum nitorum (W.H.Adey & P.J.Adey) M.L.Mendoza & Cabioch 1984
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Lithophyllum nitorum W.H.Adey & P.J.Adey)
Europe: Atlantic France (Burel, Le Duff & Ar Gall 2019), Britain (Irvine & Chamberlain 1994, Hardy & Guiry 2003, Brodie & al. 2015), France (Dizerbo & Herpe 2007, Anon. 2017, Peña & al. 2018), Ireland (Irvine & Chamberlain 1994, Irvine & Chamberlain 1994, Guiry 2012), Spain (Lugilde & al. 2016, Peña & al. 2018, Peña & al. 2018).
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Peña, V., Hernandez-Kantun, J.J., Adey, W.H. & Le Gall, L. (2018). Assessment of coralline species diversity in the European coasts supported by sequencing of type material: the case study of Lithphyllum nitorum (Corallinales, Rhodophyta). Cryptogamie Algologie 39(1): 123-137.
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 October 2021.