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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Phymatolithon squamulosum (Foslie) Adey, Hernandez-Kantun & P.W.Gabrielson
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Babbini & Bressan (1997) this species is a synonym of Phymatolithon lenormandii (Areschoug) Adey.
This is a marine species.
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).
Created: 14 September 1996 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 01 November 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 April 2019.