Lithothamnion bamleri Heydrich 1897: 4, pl. 1: figs 1-3
Published in: Heydrich, F. (1897). Neue Kalkalgen von Deutsch-Neu-Guinea (Kaiser Wilhelms-Land). Bibliotheca Botanica 7(41): 1-11, 1 pl.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithophyllum bamleri (Heydrich) Heydrich
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Tami Island, Huon Gulf, Papua New Guinea (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 247). Lectotype: Bamler; date not determined; PC (Woelkerling 1998: 331). Notes: The type in PC, designated by Verheij (1993: 39), may be missing. Woelkering et al. (2005: 44) say that it is in the General Herbarium.
Source of current name
Heydrich, F. (1897). Melobesiae. Berichte der deutsche botanischen Gesellschaft 15: 403-420, pl. XVIII .
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.
Created: 25 October 1999 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 September 2018.