Lithophyllum sigi Me. 1939
Lithophyllum sigi Me.Lemoine 1939: 103, pl. 2: fig. 9
Published in: Lemoine, M. (1939). Les algues calcaires fossiles de l'Algérie. Matériaux pour la Carte Géologique de l'Algérie, Sér. Paléontologie 9: 1-131, pls 1-3.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Described as a fossil.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
"The epithet refers to the guanches, the aboriginal inhabitants of the island of Tenerife, from where the species has been described." - (6 Mar 2020) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Aguirre, J. & Braga, J.C. (1998). Redescription of Lemoine's (1939) types of coralline algal species from Algeria. Palaeontology 41: 489-507, 3 pls.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 06 March 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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Paul Gabrielson in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 September 2021.