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Lithothamnion repandum Foslie

Publication details
Lithothamnion repandum Foslie 1904: 4

Published in: Foslie, M. (1904). Algologiske notiser. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1904(2): 1-9.
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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 repandum (Foslie) Wilks & Woelkerling

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with a wavy margin.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
According to Index Nominum Algarum, this is a new name (Lithothamnion lenormandii f. australe ('australis') Foslie 1901). - (1 Apr 2009) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Half Moon Bay, Port Phillip Bay, Victoria (Wilks & Woelkerling 1994: 191). Lectotype: J. Gabriel; 14 January 1899; no habitat data on type. TRH C18-3354 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 471). Notes: Designated by Adey in Adey & Lebednik (1967: 83).

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Source of current name
Wilks, K.M. & Woelkerling, W.J. (1994). An account of southern Australian species of Phymatolithon (Corallinaceae, Rhodophyta) with comments on Leptophytum. Australian Systematic Botany 7: 183-223, 18 figs, 2 tables.

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.

Womersley, H.B.S. (1996). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIB - Gracilariales, Rhodymeniales, Corallinales and Bonnemaisoniales. Vol. 5 pp. 1-392, 160 figs. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & the State Herbarium of South Australia.

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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 19 November 2018.

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