Lithophyllum pustulatum var. laminariae
Lithophyllum pustulatum var. laminariae Foslie
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Titanoderma laminariae (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) Y.M.Chamberlain
Type locality: Cherbourg, (rochers près le fort du Mengan), France (Chamberlain 1991: 70). Lectotype: P.-L. Crouan & H.-M. Crouan; February 1859; On Laminaria digitata. CO (Chamberlain 1991: 70). Notes: Type: under herbarium name Melobesia lithothamnioides. Lectotype selected by Chamberlain (1991: 70).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), having pustules (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Chamberlain, Y.M. (1991). Historical and taxonomic studies in the genus Titanoderma (Rhodophyta, Corallinales) in the British Isles. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Botany 21: 1-80, 247 figs, 3 tables.
Created: 03 April 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 February 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 11 November 2019.