Lithophyllum densum Lemoine 1934: 282, fig. 14
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.
This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dense (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Carpathians: valley of the Orava, Ostrá Skala near Dolni Kubin (Eocene: Lutetian); valley of the Váh near village of Hricovské Podhradie to the W. Zilina (M. Eocene) (Silva 1996-to date). Type: D. Andrusov; plaque no. 4451; plaque no. 11 (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.
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 19 November 2019.