Litosiphon tenuis 1937
Litosiphon tenuis Levring 1937: 66, fig. 10; pl. II: fig. 4
Published in: Levring, T. (1937). Zur Kenntnis der Algenflora der Norwegischen Westküste. Lunds Universitets Årsskrift. N.F. avd. 2 33(8): 1-147, 4 pls, 19 figs. [in German]
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Litosiphon laminariae (Lyngbye) Harvey
Type locality: Rognösund, Norway (Athanasiadis 1996: 170). Type: GB
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thin, fine, slender (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Probably Litosiphon laminariae (Lyngbye) Harvey (Guiry, pers. comm.).
This is a marine species.
Created: 05 August 1996 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 14 August 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 October 2021.