Lithothamnion engelhartii f. pseudocrispata
Lithothamnion engelhartii f. pseudocrispata Foslie 1901: 27
Published in: Foslie, M. (1901). Bieten die Heydrich'schen Melobesien-Arbeiten eine sichere Grundlage?. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1901(2): 1-28.
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Wilks & Woelkerling (1995:562) note this is based on a single collection originally identified as Lithophyllum crispatum by Heydrich (1901b: 540). All plants in the holotype collection are sterile, and thus the status and disposition of the taxon are uncertain. - (27 Mar 2009) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Tasmania, Australia (Woelkerling 1998: 342). Holotype: J. Milligan; 1864; no habitat data on type. PC unnumbered, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym) (Woelkerling 1998: 342). Notes: Holotype fragment: TRH, TRH B18-2606, includes slides 669, 1572 and 1573.
Wilks, K.M. & Woelkerling, W.J. (1995). An account of southern Australian species of Lithothamnion (Corallinaceae, Rhodophyta). Australian Systematic Botany 8: 549-583, 12 figs, 2 tables.
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: 30 July 2005 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 January 2019.