Lithothamnion calcareum f. majus Me.
Lithothamnion calcareum f. majus Me.Lemoine 1910: 1 (as 'major' )
Published in: Lemoine, M. (1910). Essai de classification des Mélobésiées basés sur la structure anatomique. Bulletin de la Société Botanique de France 57: 323-331, 367-372, 5 figs.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), chalky, limy (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Entre les Leuriou et Saint-Nicolas (depth 14m), Archipel des Glénan, Concarneau, France (Woelkerling 1998: 333). Lectotype: M. Lemoine; August 1910; PC no. 22, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym) (Woelkerling 1998: 333). Notes: Paralectotypes: PC, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym); 7 collections including the two containing specimens depicted in the protologue
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Woelkerling, W.J. (1998). Type collections of non-geniculate corallines housed at the Laboratoire de Cryptogamie (PC). In: Non-geniculate coralline red algae and the Paris Muséum: systematics and scientific history. (Woelkerling, W.J. Eds), pp. 279-404. Paris: Muséum National d'Histoire naturelle / ADAC.
Created: 30 July 2005 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 06 December 2019.