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Litholepis sauvageaui Foslie

Publication details
Litholepis sauvageaui Foslie 1905: 6 (as 'sauvageauii' )

Published in: Foslie, M. (1905). New lithothamnia and systematical remarks. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1905(5): 1-9.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Litholepis is Litholepis caspica (Foslie) Foslie.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithoporella sauvageaui (Foslie) Adey

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

Taxonomic notes
Taxon inquirendum (Furnari, pers. comm.).

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Puerto Orotava, Tenerife, Canary Islands (Woelkerling 1998: 298). Holotype: C. Sauvageau; Dec. 1904 - Feb. 1905; PC un-numbered, Sauvageau Herbarium (Woelkerling 1998: 297-298). Notes: Also TRH A16-1011 including slides 1023, 1024 and 1025 (Woelkering et al. 2005: 141).

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Adey, W.H. (1970). A revision of the Foslie crustose coralline herbarium. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1: 1-46, 13 figs.

Key references
Afonso Carrillo, J. & Sansón, M. (1999). Algas, hongos y fanerógamas marinas de las Islas Canarias. Clave analítica. pp. [1] 9-254. La Laguna, Santa Cruz de Tenerife: Servicio de Publicaciones Universidad de la Laguna.

Woelkerling, W.J. (1998). Type collections of non-geniculate corallines housed at the Laboratoire de Cryptogamie (PC). In: Non-geniculate coralline red algae and the Paris Muséum: systematics and scientific history. (Woelkerling, W.J. Eds), pp. 279-404. Paris: Muséum National d'Histoire naturelle / ADAC.

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. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 April 2019.

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