154,916 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 21,111 images, 59,869 bibliographic items, 431,336 distributional records.

Lithothamnion philippii f. funafutiense Foslie

Publication details
Lithothamnion philippii f. funafutiense Foslie 1899: 3 (as 'funafutiensis' )

Published in: Foslie, M. (1899). Notes on two lithothamnia from Funafuti. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1899(2): 1-5.
 Download PDF

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 Mesophyllum funafutiense (Foslie) Verheij

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: off Tutange, Funafuti, Tuvalu (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 454). Lectotype: No collector data; viii.1898; collection depth: 41 fathoms. TRH C16-3254 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 454).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Verheij, E. (1993). Spongites sulawesiensis (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) from the Spermonde Archipelago, Sulawesi, Indonesia. Blumea 38: 237-239.

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.

Created: 18 July 2001 by Sandy Lawson

Verified by: 27 November 2017 by M.D. Guiry

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 404 times since it was created.

Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=25829

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 March 2019.

SITE © 1996 - 2019 M.D. Guiry. All rights reserved.

Website Design : 249 Design Studio