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Lithothamnion bourcartii Me.Lemoine

Publication details
Lithothamnion bourcartii Me.Lemoine 1924: 277-279, fig. 3

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.

Fossil
This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.

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

Nomenclatural notes
Lithothothamnium bourcarti Lemoine 1924: 277-279, fig. 3. - (3 Oct 2012) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Lectotype locality: Tirana, Albania (Helvetian, mid-late Miocene) (Aguirre et al. 2012: 296). Lectotype: Bourcart; PC two thin sections and two [rock] fragments included in box 48-1/99 (Aguirre et al. 2012: 296, 293, fig. 1, 3-9). Notes: Lemoine (1924) based L. bourcartii on material from two Albanian localities, Koritza and Tirana but did not designate a type.

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Source of current name
Aguirre, J., Braga, J.C., Reviers, B. de & Woelkerling, W.J. (2012). Reassessment of Lemoine's newly discovered types of fossil corallines (Corallinales, Rhodphyta) preserved at the Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris. Cryptogamie Algologie 33(3): 289-326.

Created: 03 October 2012 by Wendy Guiry

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Paul Gabrielson in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 September 2018.

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