Lithothamnion ruptile ( )
Lithothamnion ruptile (Foslie) Foslie 1907: 5
Published in: Foslie, M. (1907). Algologiske notiser III. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1906(8): 1-34.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Pto. Plata [= Puerto Plata], St. Domingo [= Dominican Republic] (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 335). Holotype: Bock; 1894; no habitat data on type. TRH B16-2515 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 335, 336).
Lithothamnion syntrophicum f. ruptile Foslie 1905
Included in the synonymy of Lithothamnion crispatum by Athanasiadis (2016: 215) with a question mark. - (5 Apr 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).
Ballantine, D.L., Athanasiadis, A. & Ruiz, H. (2011). Notes on the benthic marine algae of Puerto Rico. X. Additions to the flora. Botanica Marina 54(3): 293-302.
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.
Wynne, M.J. (2005). A check-list of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: second revision. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 129: 1-152.
Created: 17 June 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 05 April 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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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 10 December 2018.