Lithophyllum trinidadense Me. 1917
Lithophyllum trinidadense Me.Lemoine 1917: 24
Published in: Lemoine, M. (1917). Melobesieae. British Antarctic ("Terra Nova") Expedition, 1910 Natural History Report, Botany 2: 23-25.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: South Trinidad [Trindade Island, Espírito Santo, Brazil] (Woelkerling 1998: 328). Holotype: collector not indicated; July 1910; BM algal box collection 354 (Woelkerling 1998: 328). Notes: Holotype fragments: PC, unnumbered, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym). Trindade Island (formerly known in English as South Trinidad Island), is a Brazilian territory and belongs to the state of Espírito Santo (Erick Lopes Filho, pers. comm.).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Woelkerling, W.J. (1998). Type collections of non-geniculate corallines housed at the Laboratoire de Cryptogamie (PC). In: Non-geniculate coralline red algae and the Paris Muséum: systematics and scientific history. (Woelkerling, W.J. Eds), pp. 279-404. Paris: Muséum National d'Histoire naturelle / ADAC.
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