Lithophyllum incrustans f. dentata (Kützing) Heydrich 1901

Lithophyllum dentatum (Kützing) Foslie

Lithophyllum dentatum (Kützing) FoslieSelce, northern Croatia - 26 March 2011. Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (

Publication Details
Lithophyllum incrustans f. dentata (Kützing) Heydrich 1901: 190

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 Lithophyllum dentatum (Kützing) Foslie.

Spongites dentatus Kützing

Type Information
Type locality: Neapel [Gulf of Naples] ; (Woelkerling 1985: 129) Holotype: L; 943.7-69 (Woelkerling 1985: 125)

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 16 July 1999 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 23 September 2004

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 23 September 2004. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 16 August 2022

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