Heteroderma subtilissimum

(Redirected from Melobesia subtilissima)


Taxonavigation: Corallinales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Rhodophyta
Subdivisio: Rhodophytina
Classis: Florideophyceae
Subclassis: Corallinophycidae
Ordo: Corallinales

Familia: Corallinaceae
Genus: Heteroderma
Species: Heteroderma subtilissimum


Heteroderma subtilissimum (Foslie) Foslie, 1909


  • Basionym
    • Melobesia subtilissima Foslie, 1904
      • Type locality: W. coast of New Guinea. Holotype: Growing on Corallina pilifera. L 941.98-194. Holotype fragment in TRH (TRH A16-1012).

Regarded as a synonym of Pneophyllum by Chamberlain (1983: 312).


  • Foslie, M. 1909. Algologiske notiser VI. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1909(2): 1–63. BHL Reference page. : 56
  • Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2017. Heteroderma subtilissimum. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. Accessed 17 August 2017.