Lithothamnion dentatum (Kützing)
Lithophyllum dentatum (Kützing) Foslie Mediterranean
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Lithothamnion dentatum (Kützing) Hauck 1877: 292
Published in: Hauck, F. (1877). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der adriatischen Algen. V. Österreichische Botanische Zeitschrift 27: 292-293, no figs.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithophyllum dentatum (Kützing) Foslie
Spongites dentatus Kützing
Type locality: Neapel [Gulf of Naples] (Woelkerling 1985: 129). Holotype: L 943.7-69 (Woelkerling 1985: 125).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), toothed, usually with sharp teeth pointing outwards (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 16 July 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 October 2016 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 26 September 2018.