Lithothamnion eckloniae ( )
Lithothamnion eckloniae (Foslie) Foslie 1907: 3
Published in: Foslie, M. (1907). Algologiske notiser IV. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1907(6): 1-30.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Synarthrophyton eckloniae (Foslie) Keats & Y.M.Chamberlain
Type locality: Houtbaai, Kap d. g. haab [= Cape of Good Hope, Cape Province, South Africa] (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 239). Holotype: Weber-van Bosse; 'paa [= on] Ecklonia'. TRH B2-1685 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 239).
Origin of species name
resembling, or growing on or in species of the genus Ecklonia.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Source of current name
Keats, D.W. & Chamberlain, Y.M. (1997). The non-geniculate coralline algae Synarthrophyton eckloniae (Foslie) comb. nov., and S. magellanicum (Foslie) comb. nov. (Rhodophyta) in South Africa including a comparison with relevant types. European Journal of Phycology 32: 55-79.
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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.