Porolithon boergesenii ( ) Me. 1917
Porolithon boergesenii (Foslie) Me.Lemoine in Børgesen 1917: 178, figs 168, 169
Published in: Børgesen, F. (1917). The marine algae of the Danish West Indies. Part 3. Rhodophyceae (3). Dansk Botanisk Arkiv 3: 145-240, figs 149-230.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hydrolithon boergesenii (Foslie) Foslie
Goniolithon boergesenii Foslie
Type locality: St Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands (Yoshida 1998: 559). Lectotype: i-iii.1892;; no habitat data on type. TRH A14-720 (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 107). Notes: West Indies: St. Croix (coll. Börgesen) (INA).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: mentioned as an unpublished name. - (2 Sep 2013) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Foslie, M. (1909). Algologiske notiser VI. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1909(2): 1-63.
Created: 21 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 02 September 2013 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 November 2020.