Lithophyllum pseudoplatyphyllum J.J.Hernandez-Kantun, W.H.Adey & P.W.
Lithophyllum pseudoplatyphyllum J.J.Hernandez-Kantun, W.H.Adey & P.W.Gabrielson in Hernandez-Kantun et al. 2016: 632, figs 36-45
Published in: Hernandez-Kantun, J.J., Gabrielson, P., Hughey, J.R., Pezzolesi, L., Rindio, F., Robinson, N.M., Peña, V., Riosmena-Rodriguez, R., Le Gall, L. & Adey, W. (2016). Reassessment of branched Lithophyllum spp. (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) in the Caribbean Sea with global implications. Phycologia 55(6): 619-639.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: East Point, Saint Croix, US Virgin Islands (Hernandez-Kantun et al. 2016: 632). Holotype: shallow subtidal, 0-3 m depth (epitype) W.H. Adey; 21 July 1972; US 170943 (Hernandez-Kantun et al. 2016: 632, fig. 36).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Lithophyllum pseudoplatyphyllum J.J.Hernandez-Kantun, W.H.Adey & P.W.Gabrielson)
Caribbean Islands: Virgin Islands (US) (Hernandez-Kantun et al. 2016 ).
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 January 2018.