Lithothamnion glaciale var. colliculosum ( ) Rosenvinge
Lithothamnion glaciale var. colliculosum (Foslie) Rosenvinge 1917: 222 (as 'colliculosa' )
Published in: Rosenvinge, L.K. (1917). The marine algae of Denmark Part II. Rhodophyceae II (Cryptonemiales). Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskabs Skrifter, 7. Række, Naturvidenskabelig og Mathematisk Afdeling 7: -284, pls III, IV.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithothamnion colliculosum Foslie
Lithothamnion colliculosum Foslie
Type locality: Skørpen, Kvaenangen, Norway (Woelkerling 1998: 335). Lectotype: M. Foslie; 8.ix.1890; TRH B11-2311, includes slides 137 and 138; designated by Woelkerling, 1993: 53 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 307). Notes: Isolectotypes: PC, Foslie no. 16, Thuret-Bornet Herbarium (box collection, filed under Lithothamnion colliculosum); BM, algal box collection 421.
Origin of species name
Adjective B icy, frozen, or glacial; also meaning, growing in icy-cold regions.
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.
Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Created: 22 April 2000 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 02 October 2017 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 09 December 2019.