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Lithothamnion fuegianum (Foslie) Foslie

Publication details
Lithothamnion fuegianum (Foslie) Foslie 1906: 9

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 (holotype) of the genus Lithothamnion is Lithothamnion muelleri Lenormand ex Rosanoff.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Lithothamnion kerguelenum f. fuegianum Foslie

Type information
Type locality: Port Louis, Berkeley Sound, Falkland Islands (Woelkerling 1998: 349-350). Lectotype: C. Skottsberg; 28.vii.1902; collection depth: 2 m. TRH B17-2545, includes slide 846; designated by Adey in Adey & Lebednik, 1967: 68 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 341). Notes: Lectotype fragments: PC, unnumbered, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lithothamnion kerguelenum f. fuegianum Foslie 1905
Mesophyllum fuegianum (Foslie) W.H.Adey 1970

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Lemoine, [M.] (1920). Botanische Ergebnisse der schwedischen Expedition nach Patagonien und dem Feuerlande 1907-1909. VII. Les Mélobésiées. Kungliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar 61(4): 1-17, 1 plate.

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