Lithothamnion dentatum (Kützing)
Lithophyllum dentatum (Kützing) Foslie Mediterranean
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Lithothamnion dentatum (Kützing) Hauck 1877: 292
Published in: Hauck, F. (1877). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der adriatischen Algen. V. Österreichische Botanische Zeitschrift 27: 292-293, no figs.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithophyllum dentatum (Kützing) Foslie
Spongites dentatus Kützing
Type locality: Neapel [Gulf of Naples] (Woelkerling 1985: 129). Holotype: L 943.7-69 (Woelkerling 1985: 125).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), toothed, usually with sharp teeth pointing outwards (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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.
Created: 16 July 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 October 2016 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 December 2019.