Spongites absimilis


Taxonavigation: Corallinales 

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

Familia: Corallinaceae
Subfamilia: Porolithoideae
Genus: Spongites
Species: Spongites absimilis


Spongites absimilis (Foslie & M.Howe) Afonso-Carrillo, 1988


  • Basionym
    • Lithophyllum absimile Foslie & M.Howe, 1907
      • Type locality: Sandy Bay, near Montego Bay, Jamaica.
      • Holotype: Howe No. 4965; no habitat data; marked "over anden art [= overgrowing another species]". TRH A3-132.


  • Afonso-Carrillo, J. 1988. Structure and reproduction of Spongites wildpretii sp. nov. (Corallinaceae, Rhodophyta) from the Canary Islands, with observations and comments on Spongites absimile comb. nov.. British Phycological Journal 23: 89–102. Reference page. : 98
  • Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2017. Spongites absimilis. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. Accessed 17 August 2017.