Titanoderma tumidulum ( ) , Y.M.Chamberlain & P.C.
Titanoderma tumidulum (Foslie) Woelkerling, Y.M.Chamberlain & P.C.Silva 1985: 333
Published in: Woelkerling, W.J., Chamberlain, Y.M. & Silva, P.C. (1985). A taxonomic and nomenclatural reassessment of Tenarea, Titanoderma and Dermatolithon (Corallinaceae, Rhodophyta) based on studies of type and other critical specimens. Phycologia 24: 317-337, 39 figs, 2 tables.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithophyllum tumidulum Foslie
Lithophyllum tumidulum Foslie
Type locality: Shimoda, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 167). Holotype: not indicated; no date; on Gelidium. TRH A18-1243 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 167).
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), somewhat swollen, protuberant or tumid.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 21 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 October 2008 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 December 2018.