Leptophytum granuliferum ( ) W.H.Adey
Leptophytum granuliferum (Foslie) W.H.Adey 1970: 30
Published in: Adey, W.H. (1970). A revision of the Foslie crustose coralline herbarium. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1: 1-46, 13 figs.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithothamnion granuliferum Foslie
Lithothamnion granuliferum Foslie
Type locality: Observatorieøen [= Observatory Island], [Tierra del Fuego Archipelago], [Argentina] (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 468). Holotype: C. Skottsberg; 6.i.1902; 25 metres, [on] stones, gravel and shells. TRH C18-3336 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 468). Notes: See Woelkering et al. (2005: 468) for further comments on the type material and collection data.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Wiencke, C. & Clayton, M.N. (2002). Antarctic Seaweeds. Synopses of the Antarctic benthos. Volume 9 (Editor: J.W. Wägele). pp.  1-239. Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag KG.
Created: 08 September 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 September 2015 by Paul Gabrielson
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Paul Gabrielson in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 August 2019.