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Lithophyllum subtenellum (Foslie) Foslie

Publication details
Lithophyllum subtenellum (Foslie) Foslie 1909: 11

Published in: Foslie, M. (1909). Algologiske notiser VI. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1909(2): 1-63.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Lithophyllum is Lithophyllum incrustans Philippi.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Goniolithon subtenellum Foslie

Type information
Type locality: Basses Pyrénées, Guéthary; [France]; (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 38). Lectotype: Sauvageau; iii-v.1898; no habitat data. TRH A2-124 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 38). Notes: "... slide 70; [no other collection data]; pfa: Printz 1929, pl. 53, figs 1-2; [Note: Lectotype of Lithophyllum subtenellum Foslie. Additional data — Chamberlain 1993: 112, and Woelkerling 1993: 215. Collection consists of three original round boxes housed in a newer brown box. Largest round box contains specimens and is marked with collection data and with ‘Lpm. subtenellum delvis [= in part]’. Smaller two round boxes (both empty) are marked with collection data. One also marked ‘Lithoph. subtenellum (L. incrustans og [= and] Lithoth. sonderi)’ and ‘præp. [= slide] 70’. Other also marked with pfa data and with ‘Lithoph. subtenellum delvis [= in part]’ and ‘anth. konc. [= antheridial conceptacles]’. Grouped with A2- 125 under one entry in Adey & Lebednik 1967: 17. Adey & Lebednik indicated that four boxes occurred, but only two were found during the present study]" (Woelkering et al. 2005: 38).

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

Nomenclatural notes
1900: 20 (INA). - (17 Jul 2018) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Richards, J.L., Gabrielson, P.W., Hughey, J.R. & Freshwater, D.W. (2018). A re-evaluation of subtidal Lithophyllum species (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) from North Carolina, USA, and the proposal of L. searlesii sp. nov.. Phycologia 57(3): 318-330.

Key references
Richards, J.L., Gabrielson, P.W., Hughey, J.R. & Freshwater, D.W. (2018). A re-evaluation of subtidal Lithophyllum species (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) from North Carolina, USA, and the proposal of L. searlesii sp. nov.. Phycologia 57(3): 318-330.

Wynne, M.J. (2005). A check-list of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: second revision. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 129: 1-152.

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Wendy 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 25 September 2018.

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