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Lithothamnion mesomorphum Foslie 1901

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Corallinophycidae
Order Corallinales
Family Lithothamniaceae
Tribe Lithothamnieae
Genus Lithothamnion

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Lithothamnion mesomorphum Foslie
Kenting National Park, Pingtong County, Taiwan.1996. 4. 14. Photo by Huang Su-fang, National Taiwan Museum, from http://www.ntm.gov.tw/seaweeds.. Huang Su-fang. © Sue Huang (sfhuang@ntm.gov.tw).

Lithothamnion mesomorphum Foslie
Kenting National Park, Pingtong County, Taiwan.1996. 4. 14. Photo by Huang Su-fang, National Taiwan Museum, from http://www.ntm.gov.tw/seaweeds.. Huang Su-fang. © Sue Huang (sfhuang@ntm.gov.tw).

 

Hydropuntia crassissima (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) M.J.Wynne

Mesophyllum mesomorphum (Foslie) W.H.Adey Kenting National Park, Pingtong County, Taiwan.1996. 4. 14. Photo by Huang Su-fang, National Taiwan Museum, from http://www.ntm.gov.tw/seaweeds.
© Sue Huang (sfhuang@ntm.gov.tw)

Publication details
Lithothamnion mesomorphum Foslie 1901: 5

Published in: Foslie, M. (1901). New Melobesieae. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1900(6): 1-24.
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Publication date: 18.ii.1901

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Lithothamnion is Lithothamnion muelleri Lenormand ex Rosanoff.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Mesophyllum mesomorphum (Foslie) W.H.Adey

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: [no exact locality], Bermuda (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 353). Holotype: [No collector named]; i.1879; no habitat data on type. TRH B18-2615 (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 352).

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Source of current name
Adey, W.H. (1970). A revision of the Foslie crustose coralline herbarium. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1: 1-46, 13 figs.

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