Lithothamnion variabile Foslie 1906: 10
Published in: Foslie, M. (1906). Algologiske notiser II. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1906(2): 1-28.
Publication date: between 1.xii.1906 and 26.xii.1906
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), variable (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Binomial also proposed by S.Conti 1950:117. (See INA) - (14 Dec 2019) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Port Louis, Berkeley Sound, Falklandsøerne [= Falkland Islands] (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 474). Holotype: C. Skottsberg; Swedish South Polar Expedition 1901-1903, station 35; 23.vii.1902; no habitat data on type. TRH C18-3368 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 474).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Lithothamnion variabile Foslie)
South America: Argentina (Pujals 1963).
Conti, S. (1950). Alghe Corallinaceae fossili. .: Publicazioni dell'Istituto di Geologia dell'Universitá di Genova, ser. A. Paleontol. 4, pp. 1-155.
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: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 14 December 2019 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 January 2020.