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.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
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. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 March 2019.