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Lithophyllum fasciculatum f. eunanum (Foslie) Foslie

Publication details
Lithophyllum fasciculatum f. eunanum (Foslie) Foslie 1900: 30 (as 'eunana' )

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 (lectotype) of the genus Lithophyllum is Lithophyllum incrustans Philippi.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Lithophyllum calcareum f. eunanum Foslie

Type information
Type locality: Larne Harbour, Co. Antrim, N.Ireland (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 398). Holotype: H. Hanna; 18.vii.1898; dredged at 7 fathoms. TRH C1-2891 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 398).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), clustered, growing in bundles (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lithophyllum calcareum f. eunanum Foslie 1898

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Peña, V., Barreiro, R., Hall-Spencer, J.M. & Grall, J. (2013). Lithophyllum spp. from unusual maerl beds in the North East Atlantic: the case study of L. fasciculatum in Brittany. An Aod - Les Cahiers Naturalistes de l'Observatoire Marin 2(2): 11-21.

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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 October 2018.

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