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Lithothamnion nodulosum Foslie

Publication details
Lithothamnion nodulosum Foslie 1895: 144, pl. 21: figs 1-6

Published in: Foslie, M. (1895). The Norwegian forms of Lithothamnion. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1894: 29-208, 23 pls.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Lithothamnion is Lithothamnion muelleri Lenormand ex Rosanoff.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), with swellings, noduled, nodular, or with small nodules .

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Lithothamnion nodulosum f. saxatile Foslie 1905
Lithothamnion nodulosum f. typicum Foslie 1905

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Brækstad [now Brekstad], Trondheimsfjorden, Norway (Woelkerling 1998: 356). Lectotype: M. Foslie; 18.vii.1894; no habitat data on type. TRH C5-2999, includes slides 169 and 170; designated by Woelkerling, 1993: 158 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 413). Notes: Isolectotypes: PC, Foslie no. 21, Thuret-Bornet Herbarium (box collection, filed under Lithothamnion nodulosum); BM, algal box collection 425.

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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. (1998). Type collections of non-geniculate corallines housed at the Laboratoire de Cryptogamie (PC). In: Non-geniculate coralline red algae and the Paris Muséum: systematics and scientific history. (Woelkerling, W.J. Eds), pp. 279-404. Paris: Muséum National d'Histoire naturelle / ADAC.

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.

Zinova, A.D. (1955). Opredelitel burykh vodoroslej severnykh morej SSSR [Determination book of the red algae of the northern seas of the USSR]. pp. 1-219 [+ 1], 169 figs. Moscow & Leningrad: Akad. Nauk SSSR.

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