Lithophyllum decipiens f. subantarcticum
Lithophyllum decipiens f. subantarcticum Foslie 1906: 18 (as 'subantarctica' )
Published in: Foslie, M. (1906). Algologiske notiser II. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1906(2): 1-28.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithophyllum subantarcticum (Foslie) Foslie
Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), deceiving (used of a species closely resembling another) (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Dusén; [Argentina]; [Tierra del Fuego Archipelago], Ildlandet [= Tierra del Fuego Island], mundingen af [= the mouth of] Rio Grande; [no habitat data] (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 37). Holotype: ii.1876; TRH A2-113 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 37).
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: 31 July 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 18 September 2018.