Lithothamnion nodulosum Foslie 1895: 144, pl. 21: figs 1-6
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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), with swellings, noduled, nodular, or with small nodules .
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Brækstad [now Brekstad], Trondheimsfjorden, Norway (Woelkerling 1998: 356). Lectotype: M. Foslie; 18.vii.1894; no habitat data on type. TRH C5-2999, includes slides 169 and 170; designated by Woelkerling, 1993: 158 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 413). Notes: Isolectotypes: PC, Foslie no. 21, Thuret-Bornet Herbarium (box collection, filed under Lithothamnion nodulosum); BM, algal box collection 425.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Lithothamnion nodulosum Foslie)
Europe: Scandinavia (Athanasiadis 1996).
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
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.
Zinova, A.D. (1955). Opredelitel burykh vodoroslej severnykh morej SSSR [Determination book of the red algae of the northern seas of the USSR]. pp. 1-219 [+ 1], 169 figs. Moscow & Leningrad: Akad. Nauk SSSR.
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