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Lithothamnion validum (Foslie) Foslie

Publication details
Lithothamnion validum (Foslie) Foslie 1906: 10

Published in: Foslie, M. (1906). Algologiske notiser II. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1906(2): 1-28.
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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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Lithothamnion rugosum f. validum Foslie

Type information
Type locality: San Diego, California, USA (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 461). Holotype: Hemphill; no date indicated; no habitat data on type. TRH C16-3296 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 461).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lithothamnion rugosum f. validum Foslie 1901

Nomenclatural notes
Taylor (1945) cites this species as Lithothamnium validum Foslie.

Taxonomic notes
Entity of uncertain taxonomic position (Furnari et al., 1999).

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Lemoine, [M.] (1920). Botanische Ergebnisse der schwedischen Expedition nach Patagonien und dem Feuerlande 1907-1909. VII. Les Mélobésiées. Kungliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar 61(4): 1-17, 1 plate.

Setchell, W.A. & Mason, L.R. (1943). New or little known crustaceous corallines from Pacific North America. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 29: 92-97.

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.

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