Lithothamnion norvegicum f. distans , nom. illeg.
Lithothamnion norvegicum f. distans Foslie 1891: 7, nom. illeg.
Published in: Foslie, M. (1891). Contribution to the knowledge of the marine algae of Norway. II. Species from different tracts. Tromsø Museums Aarshefter 14: 36-58, 3 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithothamnion norvegicum (Areschoug) Kjellman
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), of or pertaining to Norway.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Athanasiadis (2016: 232, footnote 1: "Foslie cited as a synonym the original illustrations of L. norvegicum Kjellman, and hence f. distans should be interpreted as the typical form (L. norvegicum f. norvegicum)." - (2 Oct 2017) - M.D. Guiry
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.
Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Created: 02 October 2017 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 02 October 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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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 23 September 2019.