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Lithothamnion nodosum (Kützing) Woelkerling

Publication details
Lithothamnion nodosum (Kützing) Woelkerling 1985: 129 [table 1]

Published in: Woelkerling, W.J. (1985). A taxonomic reassessment of Spongites (Corallinaceae, Rhodophyta) based on studies of Kützing's original collections. British Phycological Journal 20: 123-153, 51 figs, 3 tables.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Lithothamnion is Lithothamnion muelleri Lenormand ex Rosanoff.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Spongites nodosus Kützing

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

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Spongites nodosus Kützing 1841
Melobesia nodosa (Kjellman) Decaisne 1842

Nomenclatural notes
"Incertae sedis" (Athanasiadis 2016). - (6 Apr 2017) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

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