Lithothamnion insigne Foslie 1906: 9
Published in: Foslie, M. (1906). Algologiske notiser II. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1906(2): 1-28.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Mesophyllum insigne (Foslie) W.H.Adey
Origin of species name
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Island Bay, near Wellington, North Island, New Zealand (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 324). Holotype: W.A. Setchell (#6343); vi.1904; uppermost sublittoral zone. TRH B16-2431 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 324).
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.
Created: 31 December 2004 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 18 August 2015 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 451 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=66064
Cite this record as:
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 21 September 2018.