Lithothamnion tophiforme f. sphaericum
Lithothamnion tophiforme f. sphaericum Foslie 1905: 51 (as 'sphaerica' )
Published in: Foslie, M. (1905). Remarks on northern lithothamnia. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1905(3): 1-138.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithothamnion tophiforme (Esper) Unger
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Eastport, Maine, United States (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 301). Lectotype: [Lyman]; 1900; no habitat data on type. TRH C12-3181 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 440).
Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
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.
Created: 09 May 2000 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 05 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 26 September 2018.