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Mesophyllum syntrophicum (Foslie) W.H.Adey

Publication details
Mesophyllum syntrophicum (Foslie) W.H.Adey 1970: 26

Published in: Adey, W.H. (1970). A revision of the Foslie crustose coralline herbarium. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1: 1-46, 13 figs.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Mesophyllum is Mesophyllum lichenoides (J.Ellis) Me.Lemoine.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Lithothamnion syntrophicum Foslie

Type information
Type locality: Harrington Sound, Bermuda (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 336, 337).Unknown collector; i.1881 but some slides marked "Jan. 1879"; no habitat data on type. TRH B16-2525 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 336, 337).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lithothamnion syntrophicum Foslie 1901

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Athanasiadis, A. & Ballantine, D.L. (2014). The genera Melyvonnea gen. nov. and Mesophyllum s.s. (Melobesioideae, Corallinales, Rhodophyta) particularly from the central Atlantic Ocean. Nordic Journal of Botany 35: 385-436.

Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

Wynne, M.J. (2005). A check-list of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: second revision. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 129: 1-152.

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