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Lithothamnion tahiticum (Foslie) Foslie

Publication details
Lithothamnion tahiticum (Foslie) Foslie 1908: 8

Published in: Foslie, M. (1908). Algologiske notiser V. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1908(7): 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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Lithothamnion japonicum f. tahitica Foslie

Type information
Type locality: Tearia, Tuamotou Archipelago (Woelkerling 1998: 349). Holotype: Seurat; date not indicated; no habitat data on type. PC no. 10, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym) (Woelkerling 1998: 349). Notes: Also TRH C16-3295, Hariot no. 10, includes slides 1415 and 1449 (Woelkering et al. 2005: 461).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lithothamnion japonicum f. tahitica Foslie 1907

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
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.

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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 October 2018.

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