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Litholepis indica Foslie

Publication details
Litholepis indica Foslie 1907: 21

Published in: Foslie, M. (1907). Algologiske notiser III. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1906(8): 1-34.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Litholepis is Litholepis caspica (Foslie) Foslie.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithoporella indica (Foslie) Adey

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to India (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Réunion (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 140). Holotype: Jadin; iv.1890; TRH A16-1005 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 140).

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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. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 April 2019.

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