Lithothamnion breviaxe Foslie 1895: 44, pl. 2
Published in: Foslie, M. (1895). The Norwegian forms of Lithothamnion. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1894: 29-208, 23 pls.
Lithothamnion ungeri f. breviaxe (Foslie) Foslie 1900
May be a synonym of Lithothamnion fornicatum Foslie (Athanasiadis, 1996). "Incertae sedis" (Athanasiadis 2016).
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Sydvaranger, Kjelmø [now Sør-Varanger, Kjelmøya], havnen [= harbour], [Finnmark, Norway] (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 310). Lectotype: Unknown collector; 3.viii.1887; collected at 4-6 fathoms. TRH B12-2327 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 310).
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.
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: 22 April 2000 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 November 2018 by Paul Gabrielson
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 878 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=21979
Cite this record as:
Paul Gabrielson in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 September 2019.