Lithophyllum zonatum Foslie 1890: 10
Published in: Foslie, M. (1890). Contribution to knowledge of the marine algae of Norway. I. East-Finmarken. Tromsø Museums Aarshefter B 13: 1-186, pls 1-3.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Phymatolithon investiens Foslie
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), zoned, banded, marked circularly (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Kjelmø [now Kjelmøya], Finmarken [now Finnmark], Norway (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 525). Holotype: M. Foslie; 3.viii.1887; collection depth: 4-6 fathoms, ‘paa [= on] L. breviaxe’ [see (Woelkering et al. 2005: 525]. TRH C26- 3775 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 525).
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: 10 May 2000 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 03 October 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 21 November 2018.