Nullipora racemus (Lamarck) Eudes-Deslongchamps 1824

Lithophyllum racemus (Lamarck) Foslie

Current name: Lithophyllum racemus (Lamarck) Foslie
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Publication Details
Nullipora racemus (Lamarck) Eudes-Deslongchamps 1824: 571

Published in: Eudes-Deslongchamps, J.A. (1824). Nullipore. In: Encyclopédie Méthodique. Histoire naturelle des zoophytes ou animaux rayonnés. (Lamouroux, J.V.F., Bory De Saint-Vincent, J.B. & Eudes-Deslongchamps, J.A. Eds) Vol. 2, pp. 570-572. Paris: Agasse.

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Type Species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Nullipora is Nullipora nodulosa Lamarck.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithophyllum racemus (Lamarck) Foslie.

Millepora racemus Lamarck

Type Information
Type locality: Capri Island (Gulf of Naples, Tyrrhenian Sea, western Mediterranean); (Caragnano et al. 2020: 586) Neotype: MPUM; 7507 (Basso, Fravega & Vanucci 1996: 278) Notes: Currently dposited in the Herbarium Universitatis Florentinae, Natural History Museum (Florence, Italy, FI: neotype FI 058887, isoneotype FI055888 (Caragnano et al., 2020: 586). Type locality: "les mers de la Guiane?"; Collector: Turgot (INA).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 05 August 2005 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 27 September 2016

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 27 September 2016. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 24 September 2023

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