Lithothamnion divergens Foslie 1895: 96
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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), divergent, going different ways (Stearn 1973).
Lithothamnion ungeri f. divergens (Foslie) Foslie 1900
Lithothamnion tophiforme f. divergens (Foslie) Foslie 1905
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Skørpen, Norway (Woelkerling 1998: 342). Holotype: M. Foslie; 8.ix.1890; TRH unnumbered, includes slides 92 and 93 and one unnumbered slide (Woelkerling 1998: 342). Notes: Isotypes: PC, Foslie, no. 14, Thuret-Bornet Herbarium (box collection, filed under Lithothamnion divergens); BM, algal box collection 419.
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Woelkerling, W.J. (1998). Type collections of non-geniculate corallines housed at the Laboratoire de Cryptogamie (PC). In: Non-geniculate coralline red algae and the Paris Muséum: systematics and scientific history. (Woelkerling, W.J. Eds), pp. 279-404. Paris: Muséum National d'Histoire naturelle / ADAC.
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