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Lithophyllum frutescens var. congestum (Foslie) Me.Lemoine

Publication details
Lithophyllum frutescens var. congestum (Foslie) Me.Lemoine

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 Lithophyllum congestum (Foslie) Foslie

Basionym
Goniolithon congestum Foslie

Type information
Type locality: St Barthélemy, West Indies (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 188). Holotype: Goes; 1867; TRH A23-1381, includes slides 435 and 436 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 188). Notes: Isotype: PC, unnumbered, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym). St. Barthélemy is part of the Lesser Antilles, one of the three island groups comprising the West Indies, along with the Greater Antilles and the Bahamas.

Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), becoming shrubby (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 25 May 2008 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 November 2019.

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