Lithothamnion circumscriptum Strömfelt
Lithothamnion circumscriptum Strömfelt 1886: 20, pl. 1: figs 4-8
Published in: Strömfelt, H.F.G. (1886). Einige für die Wissenschaft neue Meeresalgen aus Island. Bot. Zbl. 26: 172-173.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Clathromorphum circumscriptum (Strömfelt) Foslie
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Epitype locality: Holmonas, Reydharfjord, Iceland (Adey et al. 2015: 195). Epitype: W.H. Adey; 29.vii.1966; none given. US 170939 (66-24-1A W.H. Adey collection no.) (Adey et al. 2015: 195). Notes: Seven microscope slides from the original specimen in S.
Source of current name
Foslie, M. (1898). Systematical survey of the Lithothamnia. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1898(2): 1-7.
Adey, W.H., Hernández-Kantún, J.J., Johnson, G. & Gabrielson, P.W. (2015). DNA sequencing, anatomy, and calcification patterns support a monophyletic, subarctic, carbonate reef-forming Clathromorphum (Hapalidiaceae, Corallinales, Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 51(1): 189-203.
Created: 27 December 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 July 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 April 2019.