Lithophyllum cuneatum Keats 1995
Lithophyllum cuneatum Keats 1995: 151, figs 1-23
Published in: Keats, D.W. (1995). Lithophyllum cuneatum sp. nov. (Corallinaceae, Rhodophyta), a new species of non-geniculate coralline alga semi-endophytic in Hydrolithon onkodes and Neogoniolithon sp. from Fiji, South Pacific. Phycological Research 43(3): 151-160, 23 figs, 3 tables.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Makuluva I., Suva Barrier Reef, Fiji; (South & Skelton 2003: 725) Holotype: Keats; 19 June 1994; on Hydrolithon onkodes, 6 m depth; L; UWC94/1135 (Index Nominum Algarum) Notes: Keats' collection number 94/1135; L 0535514 (barcode) (Woelkerling et al., 2013: 390).
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), wedge-shaped (Brown 1946).
This is a marine species.
Created: 30 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 30 September 2013
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 30 September 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 August 2022