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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.
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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 Mesophyllum funafutiense (Foslie) Verheij

Synonym(s)
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).

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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.

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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 December 2018.

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