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.
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. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 November 2018.