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Lithothamnion japonicum Foslie

Publication details
Lithothamnion japonicum Foslie 1900: 6, no fig.

Published in: Foslie, M. (1900). New or critical calcareous algae. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1899(5): 1-34.
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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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Lithothamnion fretense Foslie 1907

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Muroran, Iburi Subprefecture, Pacific Coast, Yezo [Hokkaido], Japan (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 456).Miyabe No. 7; 21.iii.1897; "attached to the holdfasts of Laminaria". TRH C16-3267 (Yoshida 1998: 585).

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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.

Xia Bangmei [Xia, B.-M.] (2013). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus II Rhodophyta No. IV Corallinales . pp. [1-8], i-xix, 1-147, pls I-V. Beijing: Science Press.

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