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Lithothamnion glaciale f. torosum Foslie

Publication details
Lithothamnion glaciale f. torosum Foslie 1895: 13, pl. 1 (as 'torosa' )

Published in: Foslie, M. (1895). The Norwegian forms of Lithothamnion. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1894: 29-208, 23 pls.
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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 Phymatolithon investiens 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.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Kvalsund, Finmark, Norway (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 524). Type: Foslie; 17.vii.1891; no habitat data on type. TRH C26-3787 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 524).

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

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.

Created: 10 May 2000 by Fabio Rindi

Verified by: 03 October 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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