Lithothamnion gibbosum 1907
Lithothamnion gibbosum Foslie 1907: 7
Published in: Foslie, M. (1907). Algologiske notiser III. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1906(8): 1-34.
Publication date: between 21 vi.1907 and 29.vi.1907
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), Swollen on one side (Stearn 1992).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Saya de Malha [Bank], [Indian Ocean] (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 455). Holotype: Gardiner; viii.1905; collection depth: 55 fathoms. TRH TRH C16-3260 (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 455).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Lithothamnion gibbosum Foslie)
Indian Ocean Islands: Saya de Malha Bank (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).
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.
Created: 01 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 21 August 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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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 22 September 2020.