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Lithothamnion alcicorne Kjellman

Publication details
Lithothamnion alcicorne Kjellman 1883: 121, pl. 5, figs 1-8

Published in: Kjellman, F.R. (1883). Norra Ishafvets algflora [Northern Arctic Ocean algalflora]. Vega-expeditionens Vetenskapliga Iakttagelser 3: 1-431, pls 1-31.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Lithothamnion is Lithothamnion muelleri Lenormand ex Rosanoff.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lithothamnion soriferum f. alcicorne (Kjellman) Foslie 1891
Lithothamnion tophiforme f. alcicorne (Kjellman) Foslie 1895

Nomenclatural notes
Type not designated (Woelkerling et al. 2005; 443). - (5 Apr 2017) - M.D. Guiry

Taxonomic notes
"Incertae sedis" (Athanasiadis 2016). - (6 Apr 2017) - M.D. Guiry

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.

Woelkerling, W.J., Gustavsen, G., Myklebost, H.E., Prestø, T., Såstad, S.M. (2005). The coralline red algal herbarium of Mikael Foslie: revised catalogue with analyses. Gunneria 77: 1-625.

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