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Lithothamnion ungeri Kjellman

Publication details
Lithothamnion ungeri Kjellman 1883: 120 (as 'Ungeri' )

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.

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

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Lithothamnion gracilescens Foslie 1895
Lithothamnion fruticulosum f. corymbiforme Foslie 1895
Lithothamnion fruticulosum f. flexuosa Foslie 1895
Lithothamnion ungeri f. corymbiforme (Foslie) Foslie 1898
Lithothamnion ungeri f. typicum Foslie 1898
Lithothamnion nodulosum f. gracilescens Foslie 1900
Lithothamnion ungeri f. flexuosa (Foslie) Foslie 1900

Nomenclatural notes
New name for Lithothamnion byssoides sensu Unger. - (2 Oct 2017) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Tromsø, Norwegian Sea (Kjellman 1883: 120). Notes: Type: apparently not designated according to Woelkering et al. (2005: 381), who discuss the matter in detail, and report a syntype at TRH B27-2800.

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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.

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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