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Lithothamnion heterocladum Foslie

Publication details
Lithothamnion heterocladum Foslie 1905: 2

Published in: Foslie, M. (1905). Den botaniske samling [The botanical collection]. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Aarsbertning 1904: 15-18.

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.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Isthmus Harbour, Straits of Magellan, [Tierra del Fuego Island], Tierra de Fuego, Chile (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 402). Lectotype: Challenger Expedition; i.1876; collection depth: 8 fathoms. TRH C2-2923 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 402).

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Key references
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: 28 August 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 20 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 23 September 2018.

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