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Lithophyllum okamurae Foslie

Publication details
Lithophyllum okamurae Foslie 1900: 4, no fig. (as 'Okamurai' )

Published in: Foslie, M. (1900). Five new calcareous algae. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1900(3): 1-6.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Lithophyllum is Lithophyllum incrustans Philippi.

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

Eponomy
Named for Kintaro Okamura (1867-1935), Japanese phycologist.

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Lithophyllum okamurae f. trincomaliense Foslie 1906
Lithophyllum okamurae f. validum Foslie 1906
Lithophyllum validum (Foslie) Foslie 1909

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Marine Laboratory, Sagami Province (Kanagawa Prefecture), Japan (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 178). Lectotype: Y.Yendo; 1899; no habitat data on type. TRH A21-1318 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 176, 178).

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Key references
Adey, W.H., Townsend, R.A. & Boykins, W.T. (1982). The crustose coralline algae (Rhodophyta: Corallinaceae) of the Hawaiian Islands. Smithsonian Contributions to the Marine Sciences 15: [1]-iv, [1]-74, 47 figs.

Boo, S.M. & Ko, Y.D. (2012). Marine plants from Korea. pp. [1] 5-233, many col. photographs. Seoul: Marine & Extreme Genome Research Centre Program. [in Korean]

Titlyanov E.A., Titlyanova T.V. & Belous O.S. (2016). Useful marine plants of the Asia-Pacific Region countries. pp. 1-348, Many col. photo. Vladivostok: Dalnauka. [in Russian and English]

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.

Xia Bangmei [Xia, B.-M.] (2013). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus II Rhodophyta No. IV Corallinales . pp. [1-8], i-xix, 1-147, pls I-V. Beijing: Science Press.

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