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Lithothamnion polymorphum f. tuberculatum Foslie 1895

Publication details
Lithothamnion polymorphum f. tuberculatum Foslie 1895: 86, pl. 17: figs 17-19

Published in: Foslie, M. (1895). The Norwegian forms of Lithothamnion. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1894: 29-208, 23 pls.
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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 Phymatolithon purpureum (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) Woelkerling & L.M.Irvine

Type information
Type locality: Norwegian coast (Index Nominum Algarum). Notes: Type: not designated (Woelkerling 1993: 227), and "... collections pre-dating the protologue not found in TRH... " (Woelkering et al. 2005: 516).

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

Nomenclatural notes
1894: 114, pl. 17: figs 17-19; 1895 (INA). - (21 Nov 2019) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
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.

Key references
Jeong, S.Y., Won, B.Y., Hassel, K. & Cho, T.O. (2019). Revision of Phymatolithon purpureum (Hapalidiales, Rhodophyta) based on ultrastructural and molecular data. European Journal of Phycology 54(3): 326-341.

Zinova, A.D. (1955). Opredelitel' burykh vodorosley severnykh morey SSSR [Manual for identification of the brown algae of the northern seas of the USSR]. Vol. 2 pp. 220, 169 figures. Moscow & Leningrad: Izdatel'stvo Akademii Nauk SSSR. [in Russian]

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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 07 May 2021.

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