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Lithothamnion erubescens f. subflabellatum Foslie

Publication details
Lithothamnion erubescens f. subflabellatum Foslie 1904: 31, pl. III: fig. 23 (as 'subflabellata' )

Published in: Foslie, M. (1904). Lithothamnioneae, Melobesieae, Mastophoreae. In: The Corallinaceae of the Siboga-Expedition. Siboga-Expeditie Monographie. (Weber-van Bosse, A. & Foslie, M. Eds) Vol. 61, pp. 10-77. Leiden:

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Lithothamnion is Lithothamnion muelleri Lenormand ex Rosanoff.

Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), blushing, reddening, rose (Stearn 1973).

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

Taxonomic notes
According to Silva et al. (1996) this taxon apparently lies within the circumscription of Mesophyllum erubescens but has not yet been transferred or reduced to synonymy.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Banda [Anchorage], [Banda Sea, Indonesia] (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 448). Lectotype: [Weber-van Bosse], Siboga Expedition, station 240, collection 187; xi.1899; no habitat data on type. L 991.239-235 (Verheij & Woelkerling 1992: 286). Notes: Isolectotype at TRH C15-3226.

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Key references
Sissini, M.N., Oliveira, M.C., Gabrielson, P.W., Robinson, N.M., Okolodkov, Y.B., Rodríguez, R.R. & Horta, P.A. (2014). Mesophyllum erubescens (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) — so many species in one epithet. Phytotaxa 190(1): 299-319, 11 figs.

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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