Lithothamnion marginatum ( & ) &
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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Melobesia marginata Setchell & Foslie
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).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 22 February 2014 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 22 February 2014 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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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 21 September 2018.