Lithophyllum grumosum ( )
Lithophyllum grumosum (Foslie) Foslie 1898: 10
Published in: Foslie, M. (1898). List of species of the Lithothamnia. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1898(3): 1-11.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Lithothamnion grumosum Foslie
Type locality: USA: California, Pacific Grove (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 54). Lectotype: W.A. Setchell; in low pools. TRH A6-226 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 54).
Lithothamnion grumosum Foslie 1897
Gabrielson, Widdowson & Lindstrom (2004: 92) consider this a "...poorly delineated species..." requiring further study.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Pebble Beach, Monterey, Co., Calif. (Dawson 1960: 40). Lectotype: W. A. Setchell 1594; Jan. 2, 1897; In pools just below low water mark. Herb. U.C 736374 (Dawson 1960: 40).
Gabrielson, P.W., Widdowson, T.B. & Lindstrom, S.C. (2004). Keys to the seaweeds and seagrasses of Oregon and California. Phycological Contribution 6: [i]-iv, 1-181.
Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
Created: 21 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 25 September 2007 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 April 2019.