Lithophyllum elegans ( )
Lithophyllum elegans (Foslie) Foslie 1900: 20
Published in: Foslie, M. (1900). Revised systematical survey of the Melobesieae. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1900(5): 1-22.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Lithothamnion elegans Foslie
Type locality: Kalifornia-Golfen [= Gulf of California], México (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 188). Holotype: Anon; no date; no habitat data on type. TRH A23-1383 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 188).
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), elegant (Stearn 1973).
Lithothamnion elegans Foslie 1895
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
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: 25 October 2005 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 August 2015 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 24 April 2019.