Lithothamnion proboscideum Foslie 1897: 14
Published in: Foslie, M. (1897). On some Lithothamnia. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1897(1): 1-20.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithophyllum proboscideum (Foslie) Foslie
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), like a proboscis.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Monterey, California, USA (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 192). Holotype: W.A.Setchell 1084A; THR A23-1402 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 192).
Created: 07 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 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 20 November 2018.