Lithothamnion fruticulosum f. fastigiatum
Lithothamnion fruticulosum f. fastigiatum Foslie 1895: 45, pl. 5
Published in: Foslie, M. (1895). The Norwegian forms of Lithothamnion. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1894: 29-208, 23 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithothamnion dimorphum Foslie
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), small and shrubby.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Bejan [now Beian], Beiskjæret, Norway (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 377). Lectotype: Foslie; 6.vii.1894; no habitat data on type. TRH (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 377).
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. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 January 2019.