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Lithothamnion controversum Me.Lemoine

Publication details
Lithothamnion controversum Me.Lemoine 1934: 275, fig. 4 (as 'Lithothamnium contraversum' )

Published in: Lemoine, Mme P. [Lemoine, M.] (1934). Algues calcaires de la famille des Corallinacées recueillies dans les Carpathes occidentales par M.D. Andrusov. Vêstik Státniho Geologického Ustavu Ceskoslovenské Republiky 9: 269-289, 14 figs.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Lithothamnion is Lithothamnion muelleri Lenormand ex Rosanoff.

Fossil
This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Carpathians: valley of the Váh: near village of Hricovské Podhradie to the W. Zilina (Eocene) (Silva 1996-to date). Type: D. Andrusov; plaques # 11, 39 (Silva 1996-to date

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Key references
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.

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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 17 October 2018.

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