The Melobesioideae are a subfamily of Corallinacean Coralline algae with multiporate conceptacles.[2]

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Lithothamnion glaciale showing conceptacles. Millimetre scale
Scientific classification e
(unranked): Archaeplastida
Division: Rhodophyta
Class: Florideophyceae
Order: Corallinales
Family: Hapalidiaceae
Subfamily: Melobesioideae
Bizzozero, 1885[1]


  1. ^ "WoRMS: Melobesioideae". World Register of Marine Species.
  2. ^ Taylor, Thomas N; Taylor, Edith L; Krings, Michael (2009). Paleobotany: the biology and evolution of fossil plants. ISBN 978-0-12-373972-8.