Lithothamnion incrustans ( ) 1895
Lithophyllum incrustans Philippi Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland
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Lithothamnion incrustans (Philippi) Foslie 1895: 122
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 Lithophyllum incrustans Philippi
Lithophyllum incrustans Philippi
Type locality: Sicily, Mediterranean (Philippi 1837: 388). Lectotype: on a snail shell. LD 943.10.34 (Woelkerling 1983: 315, figs 15-23). Notes:
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Lithothamnion incrustans (Philippi) Foslie)
Africa: Mauritius (Børgesen 1943).
Created: 11 July 2001 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 06 June 2009 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 January 2021.