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Lithophyllum belgicum Foslie

Publication details
Lithophyllum belgicum Foslie 1909: 4

Published in: Foslie, M. (1909). Remarks on two fossil lithothamnia. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1909(1): 1-5.
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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.

Fossil
This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Vimport, Landes, France (Woelkerling 1998: 304). Holotype: PC unnumbered, General Herbarium box collection (fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym), includes three unnumbered slides (Woelkerling 1998: 304). Notes: Part of Holotype also in TRH (A4-173), unnumbered, includes one unnumbered slide. Lemoine usually used the incorrect spelling 'Vinport' in publication.

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Key references
Woelkerling, W.J. (1998). Type collections of non-geniculate corallines housed at the Laboratoire de Cryptogamie (PC). In: Non-geniculate coralline red algae and the Paris Muséum: systematics and scientific history. (Woelkerling, W.J. Eds), pp. 279-404. Paris: Muséum National d'Histoire naturelle / ADAC.

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.

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