Lithophyllum vancouveriense Foslie 1906: 21 [reprint, 5]
Published in: Foslie, M. (1906). Den botaniske samling [The botanical collection]. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Aarsberetning 1905: 17-24.
Publication date: 1.v.1906 and 30.xi.1906
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Mesophyllum vancouveriense (Foslie) Steneck & R.T.Paine
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Port Renfrew (Port San Juan), Vancouver Island (Athanasiadis, Lebednik & Adey 2004: 132). Lectotype: Yendo; June-July 1901; TRH unnumbered (Athanasiadis, Lebednik & Adey 2004: 132). Notes: Lectotype: Fig. 20B, Figs 26-28; designated by Athanasiadis et al. (2004). Paratype: UC 397503.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Lithophyllum vancouveriense Foslie)
North America: British Columbia (Athanasiadis, Lebednik & Adey 2004).
Athanasiadis, A., Lebednik, P. & Adey, W.H. (2004). The genus Mesophyllum (Melobesioideae, Corallinales, Rhodophyta) on the northern Pacific coast of North America. Phycologia 43: 126-165.
Woelkerling, W.J., Gustavsen, G., Myklebost, H.E., Prestø, T., Såstad, S.M. (2005). The coralline red algal herbarium of Mikael Foslie: revised catalogue with analyses. Gunneria 77: 1-625.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 31 July 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 September 2019.