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Lithothamnion parcum Setchell & Foslie

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Corallinophycidae
Order Corallinales
Family Lithothamniaceae
Tribe Lithothamnieae
Genus Lithothamnion

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Lithothamnion parcum Setchell & Foslie
Northern California; on Calliarthron tuberculosum. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

 

Titanoderma confine (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) J.H.Price, D.M.John & G.W.Lawson

Clathromorphum parcum (Setchell & Foslie) W.H.Adey Northern California; on Calliarthron tuberculosum
© Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org)

Publication details
Lithothamnion parcum Setchell & Foslie in Foslie 1907: 14

Published in: Foslie, M. (1907). Algologiske notiser IV. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1907(6): 1-30.
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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 Callilithophytum parcum (Setchell & Foslie) P.W.Gabrielson, W.H.Adey, G.P.Johnson & Hernández-Kantún

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Monterey, California (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 346). Holotype: Gibbs; 10.i.1899; no habitat data on type. TRH B17-2582 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 346). Notes: "Holotypus: TRH B17-2582, Monterey, California, USA, 10.i.1899, leg. Setchell & Gibbs (Adey et al., 2015: 199)." (Adey et al. 2015: 199). "Mason 1953: 318 indicated that the type is numbered ‘Setchell & Gibbs 3057b’, but this information does not appear on the holotype and is not mentioned in the protologue (Foslie 1907: 14-15)." (Woelkering et al. 2005: 346).

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Source of current name
Adey, W.H., Hernández-Kantún, J.J., Johnson, G. & Gabrielson, P.W. (2015). DNA sequencing, anatomy, and calcification patterns support a monophyletic, subarctic, carbonate reef-forming Clathromorphum (Hapalidiaceae, Corallinales, Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 51(1): 189-203.

Key references
Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.

Woelkerling, W.J., Gustavsen, G., Myklebost, H.E., Prestø, T., Såstad, S.M. (2005). The coralline red algal herbarium of Mikael Foslie: revised catalogue with analyses. Gunneria 77: 1-625.

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