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Phymatolithon tenuissimum (Foslie) W.H.Adey

Publication details
Phymatolithon tenuissimum (Foslie) W.H.Adey 1970: 29

Published in: Adey, W.H. (1970). A revision of the Foslie crustose coralline herbarium. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1: 1-46, 13 figs.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Phymatolithon is Phymatolithon polymorphum Foslie.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Lithothamnion tenuissimum Foslie

Type information
Type locality: Bahia de Anna Chaves et [= and] Praia Lagarto, St. Thomé [= São Tomé Island], [São Tomé and Príncipe] (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 236). Holotype: A.F. Möller; v.1885; no habitat data on type. TRH B1-1678 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 236).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very fine (Lewis & Short 1890).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lithothamnion tenuissimum Foslie 1900

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

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