Lithothamnion compactum f. circumscriptum (Strömfelt)
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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Clathromorphum circumscriptum (Strömfelt) Foslie
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).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Created: 03 October 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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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.