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Lithophyllum impressum Foslie 1905

Publication details
Lithophyllum impressum Foslie 1905: 21

Published in: Foslie, M. (1906). Den botaniske samling [The botanical collection]. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Aarsberetning 1905: 17-24.

Publication date: 1.v.1906 and 30.xi.1906

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

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Type locality: Port Renfrew, Vancouver Island, Canada (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 50). Lectotype: Yendo; TRH A5-227 (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 51). Notes: "Yendo; Canada; [British Columbia], Vancouver Island, Port Renfrew (Port San Juan); [no habitat data]; vi.-vii.1901; slides 720, 722; [no other collection data]; [no pfa]; [Note: Isolectotype of Lithophyllum impressum Foslie. Additional data — Woelkerling 1993: 122. The box housing this collection originally also housed the lectotype. Collection includes 1976 annotation slip from P.A. Lebednik, who mistakenly labelled the material as syntype. Collection also includes two empty small boxes respectively marked ‘720’ and ‘722’]; TRH A5-227." Woelkering et al. (2005: 51).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

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.

Created: 13 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 07 August 2015 by M.D. Guiry

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Pueschel, C.M., Miller, T.J. & McCausland, B.B. (1996). Development of epithallial cells in Corallina officinalis and Lithophyllum impressum (Corallinales, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 35: 161-169.

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