Lithophyllum tortuosum f. decumbens ( ) 1901
Lithophyllum tortuosum f. decumbens (Foslie) Foslie 1901
Published in: Foslie, M. (1900). Revised systematical survey of the Melobesieae. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1900(5): 1-22.
Publication date: between 26.vi.1900 and 31.xii.1900
Type locality: St. Eugène prés Algier [= near Algiers] (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 53). Holotype: Debray; ii.1888; TRH A5-262 (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 53).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), bent or twisted in different directions, involved, complicated (Stearn 1973).
Goniolithon tortuosum f. decumbens Foslie 1898
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: 14 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 07 August 2015 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 22 September 2021.