Lithophyllum pustulatum f. simile Foslie 1909
Lithophyllum pustulatum f. simile Foslie 1909: 47 (as 'similis')
Published in: Foslie, M. (1909). Algologiske notiser VI. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1909(2): 1-63.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Lithophyllum is Lithophyllum incrustans Philippi.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Titanoderma pustulatum (J.V.Lamouroux) Nägeli.
Type locality: California, USA.; (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 159) Lectotype: W.G.Farlow; 1900; on "Corallina squamata"; TRH; A17-1178 (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 159)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), having pustules (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 14 May 2006 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda.
Last updated: 12 August 2015
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 12 August 2015. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 28 March 2023