Hydrolithon onkodes   (Heydrich) Penrose & Woelkerling,  1992 (Algae)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Plantae
Phylum:Rhodophyta
Class: Florideophyceae
Order:Corallinales
Family:Corallinaceae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Lithothamnion onkodes Heydrich, 1897
(Homotypic synonym)
Porolithon onkodes (Heydrich) Foslie, 1909
(Homotypic synonym)
Porolithon onkodes Silva et al., 1996
Spongites onkodes (Heydrich) Penrose & Woelkerling, 1988
(Homotypic synonym)
Hydrolithon onkodes (Heydrich) Penrose & Woelkerling, 1992
Goniolithon onkodes (Heydrich) Foslie, 1898
(Homotypic synonym)
Lithophyllum onkodes (Heydrich) Heydrich, 1901
(Homotypic synonym)
Lithophyllum onkodes f. subramosum Foslie, 1907
(Heterotypic synonym)
Lithophyllum funduense Pilger, 1908
(Heterotypic synonym)
Lithophyllum onkodes f. funduense (Pilger) Foslie, 1909
(Heterotypic synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Reef Associated

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu INDIA
• Lakshadweep (Lat: 11) (Long: 72.5) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Mandapam (Lat: 9.28) (Long: 79.12) INDIA
• Lakshadweep, Minicoy Atoll INDIA
• INDIA
• MADAGASCAR
• MALDIVES
• MAURITIUS
• SEYCHELLES
• SRI LANKA

Literature Source(s)
  • Schils, T; Coppejans, E; Verbruggen, H; Clerck, OD and Leliaert, F (2004) The marine flora of Rodrigues (Republic of Mauritius, Indian Ocean): An island with low habitat diversity or one in the process of colonisation? Journal of Natural History Taylor and Francis 38 3059-3076
  • (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
  • 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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