Lithothamnion fruticulosum f. ramulosa ( )
Lithothamnion fruticulosum f. ramulosa (Philippi) Foslie 1900: 13
Published in: Foslie, M. (1900). Revised systematical survey of the Melobesieae. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1900(5): 1-22.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Spongites fruticulosus Kützing
Lithothamnion ramulosum Philippi
Type locality: "aus dem Sicilischen Meere" [from the Sicilian Seas, Italy] (Philippi 1837: 388). Holotype: L 934.3-10 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 277).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), small and shrubby.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 28 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 17 August 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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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 25 September 2018.