Lithothamnion corallioides f. subsimplex
Lithothamnion corallioides f. subsimplex Batters 1892: 177
Published in: Batters, E.A.L. (1892). Additional notes on the marine algae of the Clyde sea area. Journal of Botany, British and Foreign 30: 170-177.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Phymatolithon calcareum (Pallas) W.H.Adey & D.L.McKibbin ex Woelkering & L.M.Irvine
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Cumbrae, Scotland (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 399). Lectotype: E.A.L.Batters; viii.1891; dredged at 7 fathoms. BM (Woelkerling 1993: 214).
Source of current name
Chamberlain, Y.M. & Irvine, L.M. (1994). Melobesioideae Bizzozero. In: Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta Part 2B Corallinales, Hildenbrandiales. (Irvine, L.M. & Chamberlain, Y.M. Eds), pp. 159-234. London: HMSO.
Rebelo, A.C., Rasser, M.W., Riosmena-Rodriguez, R., Neto, A.I. & Avila, S.P. (2014). Rhodolith forming coralline algae in the Upper Miocene of Santa Maria Island (Azores, NE Atlantic): a critical evaluation. Phytotaxa 190(1): 370-382, 4 fig., 1 table.
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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