Lithothamnion erubescens f. subflabellatum
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:
Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), blushing, reddening, rose (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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.
This is a marine species.
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.
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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