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Lithothamnion squamulosum Foslie

Publication details
Lithothamnion squamulosum Foslie 1895: 155, pl. 19: figs 24-26 (as 'squamulosa' )

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 currently regarded as a synonym of Phymatolithon squamulosum (Foslie) Adey, Hernandez-Kantun & P.W.Gabrielson

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
According to Babbini & Bressan (1997) this species is a synonym of Phymatolithon lenormandii (Areschoug) Adey.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Stensund [now Steinsund], Sulen [now Sula], indre [= inner], Sogn, Norway (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 267). Holotype: Boye; vii.1894; 'nederst lit. reg, beskyttet [= lowest littoral region, protected]'. TRH B5-1962 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 265).

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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 13 November 2018.

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