Lithothamnion dehiscens Foslie 1895: 72
Published in: Foslie, M. (1895). The Norwegian forms of Lithothamnion. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1894: 29-208, 23 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithothamnion fornicatum Foslie
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
"Incertae sedis" (Athanasiadis 2016). - (6 Apr 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Skjørn [now Stjørna], Selnes, Trondheimsfjord, Norway (Woelkerling 1998: 339). Lectotype: collector not indicated; 20.vii.1894; no habitat data on type. TRH B22-2727, includes slide 144 and two unnumbered slides; designated by Woelkerling, 1993: 71 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 368). Notes: Isolectotype: PC, Foslie no. 5, Thuret-Bornet Herbarium (box collection, filed under Lithothamnion dehiscens).
Source of current name
Foslie, M. (1900). Revised systematical survey of the Melobesieae. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1900(5): 1-22.
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.
Created: 30 July 2005 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 06 April 2017 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 21 September 2018.