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Lithothamnion proboscideum Foslie

Publication details
Lithothamnion proboscideum Foslie 1897: 14

Published in: Foslie, M. (1897). On some Lithothamnia. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1897(1): 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 Lithophyllum proboscideum (Foslie) Foslie

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), like a proboscis.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Monterey, California, USA (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 192). Holotype: W.A.Setchell 1084A; THR A23-1402 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 192).

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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 September 2018.

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