Lithophyllum discoideum f. aequabile
Lithophyllum discoideum f. aequabile Foslie 1905: 17 (as 'aequabilis' )
Published in: Foslie, M. (1905). Den botaniske samling [The botanical collection]. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Aarsbertning 1904: 15-18.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Clathromorphum obtectulum (Foslie) W.H.Adey
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), discoid.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Scotia Bay, New Orkney Island [South Orkney Islands] (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 71). Holotype: Unknown; vii.1903; collection depth 9-10 fathoms. TRH A9-437 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 71).
Source of current name
Wiencke, C. & Clayton, M.N. (2002). Antarctic Seaweeds. Synopses of the Antarctic benthos. Volume 9 (Editor: J.W. Wägele). pp.  1-239. Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag KG.
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.
Created: 27 August 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 07 August 2015 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 20 November 2018.