Lithothamnion bornetii Foslie 1899: 9
Published in: Foslie, M. (1899). Some new or critical lithothamnia. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1898(6): 1-19.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Leptophytum bornetii (Foslie) W.H.Adey
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Cherboug, France (Woelkerling 1998: 332). Holotype: E. Bornet; 30 November 1853; no habitat data on type. PC unnumbered, Thuret-Bornet Herbarium (algal fascicle 131, filed under Lithothamnion); (Woelkerling 1998: 332). Notes: Also TRH, C18-3331, includes slide 172 (Woelkering et al. 2005: 466-7).
Source of current name
Adey, W.H. (1970). A revision of the Foslie crustose coralline herbarium. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1: 1-46, 13 figs.
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: 18 December 1997 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 October 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 20 November 2018.