Phymatolithon polymorphum f. battersii ( )
Phymatolithon polymorphum f. battersii (Foslie) Heydrich 1911: 27
Published in: Heydrich, F. (1911). Die Lithothamnien von Roscoff. Berichte der deutsche botanischen Gesellschaft 29: 26-32, 1 plate.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithothamnion glaciale Kjellman
Lithothamnion battersii Foslie
Type locality: Cumbrae, Scotland (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 430). Holotype: E.A.L.Batters; viii. 1891; collection depth: 7 fathoms; viii. 1891. TRH C10-3098 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 429). Notes: "Flagged as the type of L. battersii but listed under L. granii in Adey & Lebednik 1967: 78, who mistakenly place the collection locality in the 'Republic of Ireland' and list the collector as ‘Batlers’]..." (Woelkering et al. 2005: 430).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 05 April 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 October 2018.