Lophosiphonia mexicana

Lophosiphonia mexicana (figs. 7–10, bottom


Taxonavigation: Ceramiales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Rhodophyta
Subdivisio: Rhodophytina
Classis: Florideophyceae
Subclassis: Rhodymeniophycidae
Ordo: Ceramiales

Familia: Rhodomelaceae
Tribus: Lophosiphonieae
Genus: Lophosiphonia
Species: Lophosiphonia mexicana


Lophosiphonia mexicana E.Y.Dawson, 1944

  • Type locality: Pond Island, at south end of Angel de la Guardia Island. Not specified: D. 430; 4 February 1940; scraped from lower littoral rocks with other minute algae.


  • Homotypic
    • Neosiphonia mexicana (E.Y.Dawson) J.N.Norris, 2014


  • Dawson, E.Y. 1944. The marine algae of the Gulf of California. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 3: i–v, 189–432, pls 31–77. Reference page. : 333, 334, 394, 395, pl. 48, figs 7–10
  • Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2017. Lophosiphonia mexicana. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. Accessed 1 November 2017.
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