Lithophyllum expansum f. foliaceum ( )
Lithophyllum expansum f. foliaceum (Foslie) Foslie 1898: 10 (as 'foliacea' )
Published in: Foslie, M. (1898). List of species of the Lithothamnia. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1898(3): 1-11.
Publication date: 24.xii.1898
Type locality: Menorca, Baleares [= Balearic Islands] (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 203).TRH A25-1470 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 203). Notes: Type: not designated but based on specimens that Hauck (1883: pl. 4, fig. 2) called Lithophyllum expansum ß agariciforme (Woelkerling 1993: 96; Woelkerling 1998: 344; Woelkering et al. 2005: 203).
Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), expanded, spread out (Stearn 1973).
Lithothamnion expansum f. foliaceum Foslie 1897
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.
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.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 November 2019.