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Lithothamnion marginatum (Setchell & Foslie) Setchell & Foslie

Publication details
Lithothamnion marginatum (Setchell & Foslie) Setchell & Foslie in Foslie 1908: 4

Published in: Foslie, M. (1908). Algologiske notiser V. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1908(7): 1-20.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Lithothamnion is Lithothamnion muelleri Lenormand ex Rosanoff.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Melobesia marginata Setchell & Foslie

Basionym
Melobesia marginata Setchell & Foslie

Type information
Type locality: Bodega Bay, California. (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 230). Lectotype: Gibbs no. 68; 10.xii.1898; on "Laurencia pinnatifida". TRH B1-1629 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 229). Notes: Dawson 1960 stated that the lectotype, Setchell & Gibbs 68, Dec 1898 is in Herb. Trondheim. an isotype is in Herb. U.C (194576)

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), margined (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 22 February 2014 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

Verified by: 22 February 2014 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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Citing AlgaeBase
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 November 2018.

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