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Lithothamnion glaciale f. subfastigiatum Foslie, nom. illeg.

Publication details
Lithothamnion glaciale f. subfastigiatum Foslie 1905: 26, nom. illeg. (as 'subfastigiata' )

Published in: Foslie, M. (1905). Remarks on northern lithothamnia. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1905(3): 1-138.
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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 varians Foslie

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.

Nomenclatural notes
"Incertae sedis" (Athanasiadis 2016). - (6 Apr 2017) - M.D. Guiry

Taxonomic notes
Illegitimate: According to Woelkering et al. (2005: 306) Lithothamnion glaciale f. subfastigiata is a superfluous substitute name for Lithothamnion varians f. varians. Additional data — Woelkerling 1993: 234." - (17 Aug 2015) - M.D. Guiry

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
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

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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 23 September 2018.

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