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Lithothamnion labradorense Heydrich

Publication details
Lithothamnion labradorense Heydrich 1901: 538

Published in: Heydrich, F. (1901). Die Lithothamnien des Museum d'Histoire Naturelle in Paris. Botanische Jahrbücher für Systematik, Pflanzengeschichte und Pflanzengeographie 28: 529-545, pl XI.

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

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

Taxonomic notes
"Foslie (1905c: 31, footnote 1) subsequently questioned the collection locality and the generic placement without reaching any conclusions in print, but single collection in Foslie%u2019s herbarium labelled %u2018Lithoph. labradorense Heydrich%u2019 ([Lithoph. = Lithophyllum)]." (Woelkering et al. 2005: 223). - (14 Aug 2015) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Labrador (Woelkerling 1998: 350). Holotype: Lamare-Picquot; date not indicated; PC Heydrich no. 17, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym) (Woelkerling 1998: 350). Notes: Holotype fragment: TRH, no. 17, includes slides 657 and 1011.

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Key references
Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.

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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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 17 December 2018.

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