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Porolithon boergesenii (Foslie) Me.Lemoine 1917

Publication details
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.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Porolithon is Porolithon onkodes (Heydrich) Foslie.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hydrolithon boergesenii (Foslie) Foslie

Goniolithon boergesenii Foslie

Type information
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.

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: mentioned as an unpublished name. - (2 Sep 2013) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Foslie, M. (1909). Algologiske notiser VI. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1909(2): 1-63.

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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.

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