Lithothamnion soriferum f. alcicorne ( )
Lithothamnion soriferum f. alcicorne (Kjellman) Foslie 1891: 6, pl. 3, fig. 4 (as 'alcicornis' )
Published in: Foslie, M. (1891). Contribution to the knowledge of the marine algae of Norway. II. Species from different tracts. Tromsø Museums Aarshefter 14: 36-58, 3 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithothamnion alcicorne Kjellman
Lithothamnion alcicorne Kjellman
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), sorus-bearing (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
"Incertae sedis" (Athanasiadis 2016). - (6 Apr 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
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.
Zinova, A.D. (1955). Opredelitel burykh vodoroslej severnykh morej SSSR [Determination book of the red algae of the northern seas of the USSR]. pp. 1-219 [+ 1], 169 figs. Moscow & Leningrad: Akad. Nauk SSSR.
Created: 09 May 2000 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 06 April 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 13 December 2018.