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Lithothamnion compactum f. circumscriptum (Strömfelt) Lund

Publication details
Lithothamnion compactum f. circumscriptum (Strömfelt) Lund 1959: 200

Published in: Lund, S. (1959). The marine algae of East Greenland. I. Taxonomic Part. Meddelser om Grønland 156(1): 1-247.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Lithothamnion is Lithothamnion muelleri Lenormand ex Rosanoff.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Clathromorphum circumscriptum (Strömfelt) Foslie

Basionym
Lithothamnion circumscriptum Strömfelt

Type information
Epitype locality: Holmonas, Reydharfjord, Iceland (Adey et al. 2015: 195). Epitype: W.H. Adey; 29.vii.1966; none given. US 170939 (66-24-1A W.H. Adey collection no.) (Adey et al. 2015: 195). Notes: Seven microscope slides from the original specimen in S.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), compact (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

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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 18 October 2018.

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