Pneophyllum confervicola   (Kutzing) Chamberlaine   (Algae)
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Class: Florideophyceae

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Synonym (s)
Phyllactidium confervicola Kutzing, 1843
(Homotypic synonym)
Hapalidium confervicola (Kutzing) Areschoug, 1852
(Homotypic synonym)
Hapalidium confervoides (Kutzing) P. L. Crouan & H. M. Crouan, 1867
(Homotypic synonym)
Melobesia confervicola (Kutzing) Foslie, 1900
(Homotypic synonym)
Hapalidium phyllactidium Kutzing, 1849
(Heterotypic synonym)
Hapalidium callithamnioides P. L. Crouan & H. M. Crouan, 1859
(Heterotypic synonym)
Melobesia callithamnioides (P. L. Crouan & H. M. Crouan) Falkenberg, 1879
(Heterotypic synonym)
Melobesia minutula Foslie, 1904
(Heterotypic synonym)
Melobesia minutula f. lacunosa Foslie, 1905
(Heterotypic synonym)
Heteroderma minutulum (Foslie) Foslie, 1909
(Heterotypic synonym)
Melobesia fosliei Rosenvige 1917
(Heterotypic synonym)
Fosliella minutula (Foslie) Ganesan, 1964
(Heterotypic synonym)
Pneophyllum confervicola f. minutulum (Foslie) Y. M. Chamberlain, 1983
(Heterotypic synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Andhra Pradesh, Vishakhapatnam INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • 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
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at -
  • (2006) Algaebase Available at -
  • 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

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