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Lithothamnion vardoeense Foslie

Publication details
Lithothamnion vardoeense Foslie 1905: 3 (as 'vardöense' )

Published in: Foslie, M. (1905). Lithothamnion vardöense a new alga. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 2: 1-4.
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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.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
"vardoense" in Woelkering et al. (2005: 307). - (17 Aug 2015) - M.D. Guiry

Taxonomic notes
May be conspecific with Lithothamnion tophiforme (South & Ttittley 1986: 44).

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Lofoten, Svolvær, [Norway] (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 425). Lectotype: Foslie; 6.ix.1897; collection depth: 1-3 fathoms. TRH C8-3077 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 307, 424, 425, 426). Notes:

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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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