Phymatolithon loculosum f. typicum , nom. inval.
Phymatolithon loculosum f. typicum Foslie 1929, nom. inval. (as 'typica' )
Published in: Foslie, M. & Printz, H. (1929). Contributions to a monograph of the Lithothamnia. After the author's death collected and edited by Henrik Printz. pp. 1-60, pls I-LXXV. Trondhjem [Trondheim]: Aktietrykkeriet.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Neopolyporolithon loculosum (Kjellman) W.H.Adey, P.W.Gabrielson, G.P.Johnson & Hernández-Kantún
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: nominal variety requires autonymic epithet. "24.3. Infraspecific names with final epithets such as genuinus, originalis, originarius, typicus, verus, and veridicus, purporting to indicate the taxon containing the type of the name of the next higher-ranked taxon, are not validly published unless they are autonyms (Art. 26)" [Melbourne Code]. - (8 Aug 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Phymatolithon loculosum f. typicum Foslie)
Asia: Kurile Islands (Nagai 1941).
Source of current name
Adey, W.H., Hernández-Kantún, J.J., Johnson, G. & Gabrielson, P.W. (2015). DNA sequencing, anatomy, and calcification patterns support a monophyletic, subarctic, carbonate reef-forming Clathromorphum (Hapalidiaceae, Corallinales, Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 51(1): 189-203.
Created: 08 August 2017 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 May 2018 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 18 September 2018.