Pseudolithoderma paradoxum & 1973
Pseudolithoderma paradoxum Sears & Wilce 1973: 75, figs 1-15
Published in: Sears, J.R. & Wilce, R.T. (1973). Sublittoral benthic marine algae of southern Cape Cod and adjacent islands: Pseudolithoderma paradoxum sp. nov. (Ralfsiaceae, Ectocarpales). Phycologia 12: 75-82.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), paradoxical.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
The authors cite figs 1-5, 11-15, but figs 6-10 are of cultured plants of the species. - (27 Jul 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Devil's Bridge, Martha's Vineyard, Dukes County, Massachusetts (Sears & Wilce 1973: 76). Type: Sears and Wilce; March 15, 1969; on stone at 15 m. MASS specimen bearing unilocular sporangia (Sears & Wilce 1973: 76).
Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.
Created: 02 September 1996 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 July 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Sears, J.R. & Wilce, R.T. (1973). Sublittoral benthic marine algae of southern Cape Cod and adjacent islands: Pseudolithoderma paradoxum sp. nov. (Ralfsiaceae, Ectocarpales). Phycologia 12: 75-82.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 30 October 2020.