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Lithothamnion glaciale f. boreale (Foslie) Foslie

Publication details
Lithothamnion glaciale f. boreale (Foslie) Foslie 1909: 4

Published in: Foslie, M. (1909). Algologiske notiser VI. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1909(2): 1-63.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Lithothamnion is Lithothamnion muelleri Lenormand ex Rosanoff.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithothamnion glaciale Kjellman

Basionym
Lithothamnion boreale Foslie

Type information
Type locality: Gjesvær, [Finnmark], [Norway] (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 305). Type: Holst; 1883; "40 fathoms? [20 fathoms in protologue]" Woelkering et al. (2005: 205). TRH B10-2304 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 305).

Origin of species name
Adjective B icy, frozen, or glacial; also meaning, growing in icy-cold regions.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Key references
Woelkerling, W.J., Gustavsen, G., Myklebost, H.E., Prestø, T., Såstad, S.M. (2005). The coralline red algal herbarium of Mikael Foslie: revised catalogue with analyses. Gunneria 77: 1-625.

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