Lithothamnion fruticulosum f. nanum ( )
Lithothamnion fruticulosum f. nanum (Foslie) Foslie 1895: 18
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 ungeri f. nanum (Foslie) Foslie
Type locality: Skorpen [now Skorpa], [Kvænangen], [Norway] (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 289). Type: [Foslie]; 8.ix.1890; 3-5 fathoms. TRH B8-2155 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 289).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), small and shrubby.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
"Incertae sedis" (Athanasiadis 2016). - (6 Apr 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Created: 08 May 2000 by Fabio Rindi
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 19 August 2019.