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Lithophyllum consociatum Foslie 1905

Publication details
Lithophyllum consociatum Foslie 1905: 15 [1, reprint]

Published in: Foslie, M. (1905). Den botaniske samling [The botanical collection]. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Aarsbertning 1904(6): 15-18.

Publication date: between April 1905 and 24.viii.1905

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Lithophyllum is Lithophyllum incrustans Philippi.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Spongites discoideus (Foslie) D.Penrose & Woelkerling

Type information
Type locality: sydsiden av [= south side of] Royal Sound ca 1 mil mundingen [= about 10 km from the mouth], Kerguelen (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 72). Holotype: Gundersen; 1898; no detail. TRH A9-442 (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 72).

Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), united, closely connected, connected (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
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.

Key references
Chamberlain, Y.M. (1994). Pneophyllum coronatum (Rosanoff) D. Penrose comb. nov., P. keatsii sp. nov., Spongites discoideus (Foslie) D. Penrose et Woelkerling and S. impar (Foslie) Y. Chamberlain comb. nov. (Rhodophyta, Corallinaceae) from South Africa. Phycologia 33: 141-157, 63 figs, 1 table.

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Paul Gabrielson in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 September 2021.

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