Lithophyllum whidbeyense Foslie 1906
Pseudolithophyllum whidbeyense (Foslie) Steneck & R.T.Paine
Northern California - 09 March 2011. Wendell Wood (email@example.com)
Lithophyllum whidbeyense Foslie 1906: 21
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
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Lithophyllum is Lithophyllum incrustans Philippi.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pseudolithophyllum whidbeyense (Foslie) Steneck & R.T.Paine.
Type locality: Whidbey Island, Washington, U.S.A,; (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 59) Lectotype: Setchell & N.L.Gardner Algae of Puget Sound, number 655; 1901; none given; TRH; A6-315 (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 59) Notes: Lectotype fide L.R. Mason, 1953: 341; Collector : N.L. Gardener 655 (INA). Lectotype: TRH, Gardner 655 (UC, 739464) on Acmaea mitra shell (lectotype chosen by Mason 1953); shallow subtidal (Steneck & Paine, 1986).
This is a marine species.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 21 February 2019
Verification of Data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: https://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=44633
Cite this record as:
G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 21 February 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 08 June 2023