Lithothamnion propontidis Foslie 1899: 4
Published in: Foslie, M. (1899). Some new or critical lithothamnia. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1898(6): 1-19.
Publication date: 5.i.1899
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
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"Incertae sedis" (Athanasiadis 2016). - (6 Apr 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: near the Isle of Marmara, Sea of Marmara, Turkey (Woelkerling 1998: 360). Lectotype: no collector; communicavit Andrussow; no date indicated; collection depth: 25 fathoms. TRH C16-3272, includes slides 1626 and 1626 (sic.); designated by Adey in Adey & Lebednik, 1967: 81 (Hankins & Hockey 1990: 457). Notes: Paralectotypes: PC, unnumbered, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym); L, 952.88-328; L, 910.181-560.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Lithothamnion propontidis Foslie)
Europe: Adriatic Sea (Ercegovic 1980).
Africa: Tunisia (Ben Maiz, Boudouresque & Quahchi 1987).
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Woelkerling, W.J. (1998). Type collections of non-geniculate corallines housed at the Laboratoire de Cryptogamie (PC). In: Non-geniculate coralline red algae and the Paris Muséum: systematics and scientific history. (Woelkerling, W.J. Eds), pp. 279-404. Paris: Muséum National d'Histoire naturelle / ADAC.
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.
Zinova, A.D. (1967). Opredelitel zelenikh, burikh i krasnich odoroslei juzhnikh morei SSSR [Guide to the green, brown and red algae of the southern seas of USSR]. pp. 1-398. Moscow, Leningrad: Academia Nauk. [in Russian]
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 January 2020.