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Lithothamnion controversum Me.Lemoine

Publication details
Lithothamnion controversum Me.Lemoine 1934: 275, fig. 4 (as 'Lithothamnium contraversum' )

Published in: Lemoine, Mme P. [Lemoine, M.] (1934). Algues calcaires de la famille des Corallinacées recueillies dans les Carpathes occidentales par M.D. Andrusov. Vêstik Státniho Geologického Ustavu Ceskoslovenské Republiky 9: 269-289, 14 figs.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Lithothamnion is Lithothamnion muelleri Lenormand ex Rosanoff.

Fossil
This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Carpathians: valley of the Váh: near village of Hricovské Podhradie to the W. Zilina (Eocene) (Silva 1996-to date). Type: D. Andrusov; plaques # 11, 39 (Silva 1996-to date

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.

Key references
Aguirre, J., Braga, J.C., Reviers, B. de & Woelkerling, W.J. (2012). Reassessment of Lemoine's newly discovered types of fossil corallines (Corallinales, Rhodphyta) preserved at the Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris. Cryptogamie Algologie 33(3): 289-326.

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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 12 November 2019.

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