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Lithothamnion album Heydrich

Publication details
Lithothamnion album Heydrich 1897: 66

Published in: Heydrich, F. (1897). Corallinaceae, insbesondere Melobesieae. Berichte der deutsche botanischen Gesellschaft 15: 34-70, 3 figs, pl. III.
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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
Millepora polymorpha var. globosa Esper

Type information
Type locality: "Südlichen americanischen Küsten" (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 252).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), white.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Millepora polymorpha var. globosa Esper 1789

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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 22 September 2018.

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