Lithophyllum pustulatum f. ascripticium 1907
Lithophyllum pustulatum f. ascripticium Foslie 1907: 34 (as 'ascripticia' )
Published in: Foslie, M. (1907). Algologiske notiser III. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1906(8): 1-34.
Publication date: between 21 vi.1907 and 29.vi.1907
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Titanoderma pustulatum (J.V.Lamouroux) Nägeli
Type locality: [Monterey Bay], California, U.S.A. (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 158). Holotype: Gibbs no. 13; vii.1907; "paa [= on] Nitophyllum ruprechtianum". TRH A17-1169 (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 158). Notes: According to Setchell & Mason (1943: 97) Santa Catalina Island is the type locality.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), having pustules (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Babbini & Bressan (1997) this species is a synonym of Titanoderma pustulatum var. confine (P. & H. Crouan) Chamberlain.
This is a marine species.
Woelkerling, W.J., Gustavsen, G., Myklebost, H.E., Prestø, T., Såstad, S.M. (2005). The coralline red algal herbarium of Mikael Foslie: revised catalogue with analyses. Gunneria 77: 1-625.
Created: 19 September 2001 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 11 August 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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