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Lithophyllum praetextum Foslie

Publication details
Lithophyllum praetextum Foslie 1907: 31

Published in: Foslie, M. (1907). Algologiske notiser III. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1906(8): 1-34.
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Publication date: between 21 vi.1907 and 29.vi.1907

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 Porolithon praetextatum (Foslie) Foslie

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Easter Island; ca 113º45’W and 28º45’S (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 225). Holotype: Agassiz; 21.xii.1904; no habitat data on type. TRH A28-1604 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 225).

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
Foslie, M. (1909). Algologiske notiser VI. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1909(2): 1-63.

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