Lithoporella atlantica ( )
Lithoporella atlantica (Foslie) Foslie 1909: 59
Published in: Foslie, M. (1909). Algologiske notiser VI. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1909(2): 1-63.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Mastophora atlantica Foslie
Type locality: St Jan, Cruxbay [Cruz Bay, St John Island, US Virgin Islands] (Woelkerling 1998: 368). Holotype: Børgesen no. 2095; 1905-1906; TRH A1-34 (Woelkerling 1998: 368). Notes: Isotypes: PC, Børgesen no. 2095, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym); C, Børgesen no. 2095.
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to the Atlantic Ocean.
Mastophora atlantica Foslie 1906
This is a marine species.
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, -591, , 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.
Created: 17 June 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 May 2008 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 January 2020.