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Lithothamnion calcareum f. majus Me.Lemoine

Publication details
Lithothamnion calcareum f. majus Me.Lemoine 1910: 1 (as 'major' )

Published in: Lemoine, M. (1910). Essai de classification des Mélobésiées basés sur la structure anatomique. Bulletin de la Société Botanique de France 57: 323-331, 367-372, 5 figs.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Lithothamnion is Lithothamnion muelleri Lenormand ex Rosanoff.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), chalky, limy (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Entre les Leuriou et Saint-Nicolas (depth 14m), Archipel des Glénan, Concarneau, France (Woelkerling 1998: 333). Lectotype: M. Lemoine; August 1910; PC no. 22, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym) (Woelkerling 1998: 333). Notes: Paralectotypes: PC, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym); 7 collections including the two containing specimens depicted in the protologue

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Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

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.

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