Lithothamnion glaciale f. granii ( ) Rosenvinge
Lithothamnion glaciale f. granii (Foslie) Rosenvinge 1943: 13, figs. 6, 7
Published in: Rosenvinge, L.K. & Lund, S. (1943). The marine algae of Denmark. Vol. II. Phaeophyceae, II. Corynophlaeaceae,Chordariaceae, Acrothricaceae, Spermatochnaceae, Sporochnaceae, Desmarestiaceae, Arthrocladiaceae with supplementary comments on Elachistaceae. Det kgl. dan. Vidensk. Selskab. Biol. Skr. 2: 1-59.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithothamnion granii (Foslie) Foslie
Type locality: Drøbak, Norway (Woelkerling 1998: 344). Lectotype: H. Gran; 12.vii.1893; no habitat data on type. TRH C10-3114, includes slide 177; designated by Adey in Adey & Lebednik, 1967: 78 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 430). Notes: Isolectotypes: Foslie no. 15, Thuret-Bornet Herbarium (box collection, filed under Lithothamnion flabellatum f. granii); BM, algal box collection 420.
Origin of species name
Adjective B icy, frozen, or glacial; also meaning, growing in icy-cold regions.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Name introduced, invalidly [name only], by Foslie (1905: 10). - (2 Oct 2017) - M.D. Guiry
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.
Foslie, M. (1905). Remarks on northern lithothamnia. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1905(3): 1-138.
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 13 November 2019.