Lithothamnion philippi f. crispatum ( )
Lithothamnion crispatum Hauck Mediterranean
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Lithothamnion philippi f. crispatum (Hauck) Foslie 1904: 13 (as 'crispata' )
Published in: Foslie, M. (1904). Die Lithothamnien des Adriatischen Meeres und Marokkos. Wissenschaftliche Meeresuntersuchungen, Abt. Helgoland, N. F. 7(1): 1-40, pls 1-3.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithothamnion crispatum Hauck
Lithothamnion crispatum Hauck
Type locality: Rovigno, Adriatic Sea (Woelkerling 1998: 338). Lectotype: L 943.7-75 (Woelkerling & Verheij 1995: 44). Notes: Isolectotypes: PC, Thuret-Bornet Herbarium (box collection, filed under Lithothamnion crispatum; TRH, two unnumbered collections one of which includes slide 56 (both collections filed in TRH drawer B-16). Collected by F. Hauck (Wilks & Woelkerling 1995: 560). Basso et al. (2011: 145) note that this was originally described from material collected in the northern Adriatic Sea at 25 m depth (Hauck 1878) and that there are illustrations of the type material in Cabioch & Mendoza 1998: 218, figs 28-29.
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
Basso, D., Rodondi, G. & Bressan, G. (2011). A re-description of Lithothamnion crispatum and the status of Lithothamnion superpositum (Rhodophyta, Corallinales). Phycologia 50(2): 144-155.
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.
Created: 31 March 2011 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 05 April 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 December 2019.