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Lithothamnion obtectulum (Foslie) Foslie

Publication details
Lithothamnion obtectulum (Foslie) Foslie 1900: 68

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 currently regarded as a synonym of Clathromorphum obtectulum (Foslie) W.H.Adey

Basionym
Lithothamnion kerguelenum f. obtectula Foslie

Type information
Type locality: [Royal Sound, south side, one ‘Norwegian mile’ from entrance], Kerguelen (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 316). Lectotype: Gundersen; 1898; no habitat data on type. TRH B15-2364 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 316).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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.

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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 14 November 2018.

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