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Lithophyllum aequabile f. wadelica Foslie

Publication details
Lithophyllum aequabile f. wadelica Foslie 1906: 22

Published in: Foslie, M. (1906). Algologiske notiser II. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1906(2): 1-28.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Lithophyllum is Lithophyllum incrustans Philippi.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Clathromorphum obtectulum (Foslie) W.H.Adey

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Ile Wandel [Wandel Islands, Antarctica] (Woelkerling 1998: 299). Lectotype: J.Turquét; 10-27.ix.1904; TRH A9-439 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 72). Notes: Isolectotypes: PC, unnumbered, Thuret-Bornet Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym); PC, unnumbered, General Herbarium box collection (2 collections; non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym).

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Source of current name
Papenfuss, G.F. (1964). Catalogue and bibliography of Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic benthic marine algae. In: Antarctic Research Series. Volume 1. Bibliography of the Antarctic Seas. (Lee, M.O. Eds), pp. 1-76. Washington D.C.: American Geophysical Union.

Key references
Woelkerling, W.J. (1998). Type collections of non-geniculate corallines housed at the Laboratoire de Cryptogamie (PC). In: Non-geniculate coralline red algae and the Paris Muséum: systematics and scientific history. (Woelkerling, W.J. Eds), pp. 279-404. Paris: Muséum National d'Histoire naturelle / ADAC.

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. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 November 2018.

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