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Titanoderma cystoseirae (Hauck) Woelkerling, Y.M.Chamberlain & P.C.Silva

Publication details
Titanoderma cystoseirae (Hauck) Woelkerling, Y.M.Chamberlain & P.C.Silva 1985: 333

Published in: Woelkerling, W.J., Chamberlain, Y.M. & Silva, P.C. (1985). A taxonomic and nomenclatural reassessment of Tenarea, Titanoderma and Dermatolithon (Corallinaceae, Rhodophyta) based on studies of type and other critical specimens. Phycologia 24: 317-337, 39 figs, 2 tables.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Titanoderma is Titanoderma pustulatum (J.V.Lamouroux) Nägeli.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithophyllum cystoseirae (Hauck) Heydrich

Basionym
Melobesia cystoseirae Hauck

Type information
Type locality: "im Adriatischen Meere" [probably Trieste as there are Hauck specimens in TRH] (Hauck 1883: 266). Holotype: on Cystoseira and Peyssonnelia.. L 943.10-32 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 144).

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

Taxonomic notes
According to Babbini & Bressan (1997) Lithophyllum cystoseirae Hauck is a synonym of Titanoderma cystoseirae (Hauck) Woelkerling, Chamberlain & Silva.Woelkerling & Campbell (1992) include Titanoderma in Lithophyllum but the genus is mantained by Irvine & Chamberlain (1994, p. 89).

Treated as taxonomically valid by Athanasiadis (2016: 306). - (3 Feb 2017) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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.

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References
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Athanasiadis, A. (1989). North Aegean marine algae. III. Structure and development of the encrusting coralline Titanoderma cystoseirae (Rhodophyta, Lithophylloideae). Nordic Journal of Botany 9: 435-441.

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