Lithothamnion glaciale var. colliculosum ( ) Rosenvinge
Lithothamnion glaciale var. colliculosum (Foslie) Rosenvinge 1917: 222 (as 'colliculosa' )
Published in: Rosenvinge, L.K. (1917). The marine algae of Denmark Part II. Rhodophyceae II (Cryptonemiales). K. Danske Vidansk. Selsk. Skr. 7: 234-236.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithothamnion colliculosum Foslie
Lithothamnion colliculosum Foslie
Type locality: Skørpen, Kvaenangen, Norway (Woelkerling 1998: 335). Lectotype: M. Foslie; 8.ix.1890; TRH B11-2311, includes slides 137 and 138; designated by Woelkerling, 1993: 53 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 307). Notes: Isolectotypes: PC, Foslie no. 16, Thuret-Bornet Herbarium (box collection, filed under Lithothamnion colliculosum); BM, algal box collection 421.
Origin of species name
Adjective B icy, frozen, or glacial; also meaning, growing in icy-cold regions.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Created: 22 April 2000 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 02 October 2017 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 21 September 2018.