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Lithophyllum pustulatum var. australe Foslie 1905

Publication details
Lithophyllum pustulatum var. australe Foslie 1905: 117 (as 'australis' )

Published in: Foslie, M. (1905). Remarks on northern lithothamnia. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1905(3): 1-138.
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Publication date: between 25.viii.1905 and 30.iv.1906

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Lithophyllum is Lithophyllum incrustans Philippi.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Titanoderma pustulatum (J.V.Lamouroux) Nägeli

Type information
Lectotype locality: Orotava, Tenerife, Islas Canarias (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 159). Lectotype: Houegger; 1890; no habitat data on type. TRH A17-1174 (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 159). Notes: This type locality was first recorded by Woelkerling (1988: 35).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), having pustules (Stearn 1973).

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

Taxonomic notes
According to Silva et al. (1996) this taxon apparently lies within the circumscription of Titanoderma pustulatum but has not yet been transferred or reduced to synonmy

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
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.

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