Lithothamnion coalescens 1895
Lithothamnion coalescens Foslie 1895: 162 [reprint 134], pl. 19: figs 15-20
Published in: Foslie, M. (1895). The Norwegian forms of Lithothamnion. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1894: 29-208, 23 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Clathromorphum circumscriptum (Strömfelt) Foslie
Type locality: Inderøen, Strømmen, Trondheimsfjord, Norway (Woelkerling 1998: 334). Lectotype: M. Foslie; 12.viii.1893; TRH unnumbered, includes slide 215; designated by Woelkerling, 1993: 52 (Woelkerling 1998: 334). Notes: Isolectotypes: PC, Foslie no. 25, Thuret-Bornet Herbarium (box collection, filed under Lithothamnion coalescens; BM, algal box collection 429. Lectotype: TRH C21-3503; 12.viii.1893, leg. unknown (Peña et al., 2021: 6). Lectotype: GenBank MW564561 and MW536929.
Origin of species name
Participle (Latin), uniting together by growth (Stearn 1973).
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
Peña, V., Bélanger, D., Gagnon, P., Richards, J.L., Le Gall, L., Hughey, J.R., Saunders, G.W., Lindstrom, S., Rinde, E., Husa, V., Christie, H., Fridriksen, S., Hall-Spencer, J.M., Steneck, R.S., Schoenrock, K.M.,Gitmark, J., Grefsrud, E.S., Anglès d'Auriac, M.B., Legrand, E., Grall, J., Mumford, T.F., Kamenos, N.A. & Gabrielson, P.W. (2021). Lithothamnion (Hapalidiales, Rhodophyta) in the changing Arctic and Subarctic: DNA sequencing of type and recent specimens provides a systematics foundation. European Journal of Phycology 56(3): 1-26.
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Woelkerling, W.J. (1998). Type collections of non-geniculate corallines housed at the Laboratoire de Cryptogamie (PC). In: Non-geniculate coralline red algae and the Paris Muséum: systematics and scientific history. (Woelkerling, W.J. Eds), pp. 279-404. Paris: Muséum National d'Histoire naturelle / ADAC.
Created: 22 April 2000 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 24 July 2021 by G.M. Guiry
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 September 2021.