Titanoderma caspicum ( ) 1986
Titanoderma caspicum (Foslie) Woelkerling 1986: 257
Published in: Woelkerling, W.J. (1986). The genus Litholepis (Corallinaceae, Rhodophyta): taxonomic status and disposition. Phycologia 25: 253-261.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithophyllum pustulatum (J.V.Lamouroux) Foslie
Melobesia caspica Foslie
Type locality: [no country, no locality] Kaspiske hav [= Caspian Sea] (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 138). Holotype: Ostroumow; 1899; TRH A16-999 (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 138).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Treated as taxonomically valid by Athanasiadis (2016: 304). - (3 Feb 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Woelkerling, W.J. & Campbell, S.J. (1992). An account of the southern Australian species of Lithophyllum (Corallinaceae, Rhodophyta). Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Botany 22: 1-107, 63 figs, 13 tables, 4 maps.
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Created: 16 September 2000 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 24 October 2021.