Lithoderma maculiforme 1881
Lithoderma maculiforme Wollny 1881: 31, pl. II: figs 1-4
Published in: Wollny, R. (1881). Die Meeresalgen von Helgoland. Hedwigia 20: 1-8, 17-32, pls I, II.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Petroderma maculiforme (Wollny) Kuckuck
Type locality: Helgoland (Athanasiadis 1996: 187).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), spot-shaped (Stearn 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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.
Source of current name
Kuckuck, P. (1897). Bemerkungen zur marinen Algenvegetation von Helgoland. II. Wissenschaftliche Meeresuntersuchungen, Neue Folge 2: 371-400, 21 figs.
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, -638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
Created: 27 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 06 September 2012 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 07 May 2021.