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Lithothamnion phymatodeum f. aquilonium Foslie

Publication details
Lithothamnion phymatodeum f. aquilonium Foslie 1907: 4 (as 'aquilonia' )

Published in: Foslie, M. (1907). Algologiske notiser III. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1906(8): 1-34.
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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 Mesophyllum vancouveriense (Foslie) Steneck & R.T.Paine

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Fort Casey, Whidbey Island, Washington, USA (Athanasiadis, Lebednik & Adey 2004: 132). Holotype: N.L. Gardner; 18.vi.1901; On holdfast of Laminaria. TRH C18-3350 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 470).

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Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A., Lebednik, P. & Adey, W.H. (2004). The genus Mesophyllum (Melobesioideae, Corallinales, Rhodophyta) on the northern Pacific coast of North America. Phycologia 43: 126-165.

Key references
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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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 15 November 2018.

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