Lithothamnion varians Foslie 1895: 109, pl. 18: figs 1-5
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.
Lithothamnion varians f. verrucosum Foslie 1895
Lithothamnion varians f. irregularis Foslie 1895
Lithothamnion glaciale f. verrucosum (Foslie) Foslie 1900
Lithothamnion glaciale f. subfastigiatum Foslie 1905
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Ballasted, Lofoten, Norway (Woelkerling 1998: 367). Lectotype: M. Foslie; 21.ix.1881; TRH unnumbered, includes slide 134; designated by Woelkerling, 1993: 235 (Woelkerling 1998: 367). Notes: Isolectotypes: PC, Foslie no. 17, Thuret-Bornet Herbarium (box collection, filed under Lithothamnion coalescens); BM, algal box collection 422
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.
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.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 February 2020.