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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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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.
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.
Created: 28 July 2005 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 31 July 2015 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 15 December 2018.