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Lithophyllum decipiens f. subantarcticum Foslie 1906

Publication details
Lithophyllum decipiens f. subantarcticum Foslie 1906: 18 (as 'subantarctica' )

Published in: Foslie, M. (1906). Algologiske notiser II. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1906(2): 1-28.
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Publication date: between 1.xii.1906 and 26.xii.1906

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 subantarcticum (Foslie) Foslie

Type information
Type locality: Dusén; [Argentina]; [Tierra del Fuego Archipelago], Ildlandet [= Tierra del Fuego Island], mundingen af [= the mouth of] Rio Grande; [no habitat data] (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 37). Holotype: ii.1876; TRH A2-113 (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 37).

Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), deceiving (used of a species closely resembling another) (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
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
Foslie, M. (1907). Algologiske notiser III. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1906(8): 1-34.

Key references
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.

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Verified by: 28 January 2021 by M.D. Guiry

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