Lithothamnion funafutiense ( )
Lithothamnion funafutiense (Foslie) Foslie 1901: 17
Published in: Foslie, M. (1901). Corallinaceae. Botanisk Tidsskrift 24: 15-22.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Mesophyllum funafutiense (Foslie) Verheij
Type locality: off Tutange, Funafuti, Tuvalu (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 454). Lectotype: No collector data; viii.1898; collection depth: 41 fathoms. TRH C16-3254 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 454).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Verheij, E. (1993). Spongites sulawesiensis (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) from the Spermonde Archipelago, Sulawesi, Indonesia. Blumea 38: 237-239.
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.
Created: 20 August 2015 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 November 2017 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 21 September 2018.