Hydrolithon farinosum   (J. V. Lamouroux) Penrose & Y. M. Chamberlain,  1993 (Algae)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Plantae
Phylum:Rhodophyta
Class: Florideophyceae
Order:Corallinales
Family:Corallinaceae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Fosliella farinosa (J. V. Lamouroux) M. A. Howe, 1920
(Homotypic synonym)
Fosliella farinosa Silva et al., 1996
Melobesia farinosa J. V. Lamouroux, 1816
(Homotypic synonym)
Melobesia farinosa Silva et al., 1996
Hydrolithon fairnosum (Lamouroux) Penrose & Chamberlain, 1993
Melobesia granulata (Meneghini) Zanardini, 1843
(Heterotypic synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Coastal

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Pamban (Lat: 9.29) (Long: 79.21) INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh, Vishakhapatnam (Lat: 17.7) (Long: 83.3) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh INDIA
• INDIA
• KUWAIT
• MADAGASCAR
• MALDIVES
• MAURITIUS
• SAUDI ARABIA
• SEYCHELLES

Literature Source(s)
  • Clerk, OD; Coppejans, E; Schils,T; Verbruggen, H; Leliaert, F; Vriese, DT and Marie, D (2004) The marine red algae of Rodrigues (Mauritius, Indian Ocean) Journal of Natural History Taylor and Francis 38 3021-3057 Available at - http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals
  • (2006) Algaebase Available at - http://www.algaebase.org/
  • Sahoo, D; Nivedita and Debasish (2001) Seaweeds of Indian coast S. B. Nangia, A. P. H. Publishing Corporation, New Delhi 283 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Silva, PC; Basson, PW and Moe, RL (1996) Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean University of California Press 79 1259 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Bolton, JJ; Oyieke, HA and Gwada, P (2007) The seaweeds of Kenya: Checklist, history of seaweed study, coastal environment, and analysis of seaweed diversity and biogeography South African Journal of Botany 73 76-88 Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Oza, RM and Zaidi, SH (2001) A revised checklist of Indian marine algae Available at - NIO, Goa
  • DigiMus2.0 – The Software for Digital Museum of Seaweed Specimen Records Available at - http://www.niobioinformatics.org/digimus.php
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

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